• Images by

    The history of art is full of biblical themes and Christian influence. Great artists such as Michelangelo and Rembrandt made dramatic contributions to the world of art. Where has the Christian influence in art gone? Is it proper to paint …

  • Literature and the Christian by

    Art in any form is an expression of an idea or ideas. How much more is this realized in the world of literary arts? So, how can the Christian take advantage of the medium of literary art? In this message …

  • Aesthetics in Recent History by

    Throughout history, various art forms have developed in every culture, yet as Christians, we don’t normally associate the concepts of beauty and art to God.  Yet the Christian church has produced some of the finest artists in the world …

  • Is Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder? by

    Can beauty be objectively measured and thus deemed “good”?  Conversely, can it be judged as “bad”?  Or should we refrain from making such judgments and just accept everything as art permitting its value to be measured subjectively? Thinking of these …

  • Art for Whose Sake? by

    Art can broadly be defined as human skill applied to give shape or “form” to “something.” With that in mind, is it possible to avoid art in the church? In this message entitled “Art for Whose Sake,” Dr. Sproul teaches …

  • Drama and Cinematography by

    Following the advent of radio came the development of  television, which brought revolutionary changes to our culture.  With images produced for us, we were no longer forced to use our imagination. What has that done to western culture? How should …

  • The Influence of Music by

    One of the biggest influences that contributes to the so-called generation gap is music. In the modern world, music in many ways defines the youth culture of today.  But is this really a modern phenomenon? Can the influence of music …

  • Architecture by

    What message do our churches communicate today? What are our buildings saying? Walls, doors, windows, and whatever else that is incorporated into the design of a building, communicate something. Why does all of this matter to the Christian? In this …

  • I Am the Lord, There Is No Other by

    Before he discovered the Gospel, contemplation of God’s holiness and his own sinfulness drove Martin Luther to despair. What did he grasp about holiness that most of us do not? In this lecture, Dr. Sproul introduces the topic of …

  • A Consuming Fire by

    There have always been those who have argued that a truly holy God could not or would not consign anyone to eternal punishment. Such, they say, is inconsistent with God’s love. In this lecture, Dr. Sproul explains why the …

  • Questions and Answers #3 by , , , ,

    Thabiti Anyabwile, D.A. Carson, Robert Godfrey, and Derek Thomas answer questions about the holiness of God. R.C. Sproul moderates. Note: Answers given during Questions and Answers sessions reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not necessarily …

  • Questions and Answers #2 by , , , ,

    Alistair Begg, Sinclair Ferguson, Steven Lawson, and R.C. Sproul Jr. answer questions about the holiness of God. R.C. Sproul moderates. Note: Answers given during Questions and Answers sessions reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not …