Ligonier Blog / Tuesday / August 22 / 2017


  • $5 Friday: Reformed Theology, Preaching & More

    from Karisa Schlehr Jun 03, 2011 Category: Ligonier Resources

    Find $5 Friday resources today on predestination, marriage and divorce, preaching, John Calvin, and more. Why Johnny Can't Preach provided courtesy of P&R Publishing, and What Is Reformed Theology? appears thanks to those who voted on Sale starts Friday at 8 a.m. and ends Saturday at 8 a.m. EST. Keep Reading
  • Does the Bible say anything about cremation?

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Jun 02, 2011 Category: Articles

    No. Cremation, however, may have something to say about the Bible. The proper handling of human bodies after death is not something the Bible expressly deals with.  There are sundry ceremonial laws in the Old Covenant about touching dead bodies, but no instruction on what to do with these bodies. As such we need to be careful not to condemn what the Bible does not condemn. How though, could cremation speak to the Bible? Keep Reading
  • VIDEO: CrossReference: He Is Coming

    from Karisa Schlehr Jun 01, 2011 Category: Ligonier Resources

    Today brings the final preview in David Murray's new 10-part series on the Old Testament appearances of Christ as the Angel of the Lord. For the past nine weeks, we've been previewing messages from CrossReference: Discovering Christ in the Old Testament. You can still watch the first two episodes of here and will be able to view this last message for one week.  We hope you've enjoyed the chance to check out this great series. The DVD and study guide (sample here) are now available for purchase. Or you can download the films in HD. Keep Reading
  • Columns from Tabletalk Magazine, June 2011

    from Tim Challies Jun 01, 2011 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    The June edition of Tabletalk is out and it asks this question: How should Christians view and observe the Sabbath? This issue looks at four prominent views of the Sabbath and how it is applied to the Christian: seventh-day sabbatarian, Sunday sabbatarian, Baptist, and Lutheran. Contributors include R.C. Sproul, John Piper, Carl Trueman, Collin Hansen, Peter Hitchens, and R.C. Sproul Jr.   Keep Reading
  • The Children’s Crusade

    from Tim Challies May 31, 2011 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    The month of June is almost upon us, but before turning to that page in the calendar, we'd like to draw your attention to one more article from the May issue of Tabletalk. In that issue R.C. Sproul Jr. penned an article titled "The Children's Crusade." Keep Reading
  • TrueU: Is the Bible Reliable? DVD Set

    from Keith Mathison May 30, 2011 Category: Book Reviews

    In 2009, Focus on the Family produced the TrueU: Does God Exist DVD set with Dr. Stephen C. Meyer of the Discovery Institute. In this first series of ten lectures, Dr. Meyer examined the abundant evidence in nature for the existence of God. In this second series of lectures, Dr. Meyer examines the claims of the Bible to be the revelation of the God, whose existence is clearly revealed in nature. Keep Reading
  • Twitter Highlights (5/29/11)

    from Nathan W. Bingham May 29, 2011 Category: Ministry News

    Here are some highlights from the various Ligonier Twitter feeds over the past week. Keep Reading
  • Humility: In the Name of Love

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. May 27, 2011 Category: Articles

    One of the deepest theological and exegetical conundrums is found in Mark 13:32- "But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.” We know that Jesus, touching on His humanity, was not omniscient. But we don’t know how it could be possible for God the Son not to know. That may not be what Jesus is saying, but it sure seems that way. This we do know, that it is a good thing from time to time for even the most astute theologians to find themselves giving this most astute answer to some hard questions: I don’t know. Keep Reading