• A Ransom Paid by

    Jesus told His disciples that He came to give His life as a ransom for many. Who did Jesus pay the ransom to? Was it the devil whom Jesus identified as the father of sinners? In this message entitled “A …

  • Crucifixion by

    The apex of Christ’s redemptive work occurred when He was nailed to the cross and bore the penalty due to us. His crucifixion was an act of propitiation, satisfying the justice of God. In this lecture, Dr. R.C …

  • Definite Atonement (Part 1) by

    The Old Testament sacrificial system often causes many people a good deal of consternation. The stipulations and rituals can appear convoluted and confusing at first, second, and third glance. However, like the rest of God’s revealed Word, the sacrificial …

  • Definite Atonement (Part 2) by

    The idea that God demonstrates saving grace toward a select few can rub even Christians the wrong way. Rather than responding with cries of injustice, we would do better to examine the source of these emotions. If we evaluate our …

  • Every Knee Will Bow by

    The work of God did not cease at the death of Christ. In this message, Dr. Michael Morales considers what God is doing in post-ascension history, focusing on how Jesus is not only bringing all things under subjection, but also …

  • For Whom Did Christ Die? by

    Where did the idea of limited atonement come from? Do Calvinists believe that Jesus’ work on the Cross is limited? What was God’s design and purpose for the atonement of Christ? Did God offer the possibility of salvation for …

  • Incarnation by

    So often, we think of the work of Christ as something that began when He was baptized in the Jordan River around the age of thirty. In reality, however, the work of Christ began in eternity past in the covenant …

  • Last Supper by

    In the Old Testament, the Passover lamb distinguished the people of God from the unbelieving Egyptians. The Passover also marked Israel’s redemption from Egypt. The Old Testament prophets described the future redemption of Israel in terms of a new …

  • Questions and Answers by

    R.C. Sproul demonstrates why we need atonement and why Jesus is the only one who could atone for our sins. 

  • Substitutionary Atonement by

    There are those who believe it is simply barbarian and prescientific to think of an atonement by which somebody pours out their own blood to satisfy the demands of God’s justice.  As Dr. Sproul continues with the theme of …

  • The Atonement by

    Paul reminds us that, as Christians, we are not our own, that we were bought with a price, and Jesus is our Master. Where does this metaphor of slavery come from? How does that relate to the metaphor of the …

  • The Curse of the Cross by

    Of the sayings on the cross that Jesus uttered, the one that has given Christians the most difficulty is “My God, my God! Why has thou forsaken me?” What exactly did Jesus mean by those words? Is it just an …

  • The Meaning of the Cross by

    Often when people are at a loss for words to describe an event, they say that you just had to be there to understand the full import of what happened. Does that apply when we contemplate the significance of Cross …

  • The Necessity of the Cross by

    Was the cross of Christ necessary in order for God to forgive sins? Why did God choose to use the means of the crucifixion to redeem His people from their sins? What is it about God that requires the death …

  • The Redeemer by

    Bankruptcy is on the rise. Every day millions of people sink deeper and deeper into debt. But there is another kind of debt that money can’t pay. As long as sinners remain outside of Christ, their debt increases. What …