• 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 …

  • Sovereign Election (Part 1) by

    The doctrine of sovereign election, when viewed in an improper perspective, may seem cold and unfeeling, depicting God as callous and arbitrary in His election of some and not others. Yet, this viewpoint fails in two significant ways. First, it …

  • Sovereign Election (Part 2) by

    The pain, suffering, and agony Jesus experienced during His Passion defy conceptualization. Sometimes, as Christians, we ask in our hearts, “How did He bear such a burden?” The short answer, the answer that causes tears to well up in our …

  • 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 system …

  • Laying the Foundation by

    Each book of the Bible contributes poignantly and uniquely to the message of redemption revealed in God’s Word. John’s gospel offers much to the picture of redemption, but it provides special insight into the deity and supremacy of Jesus Christ …

  • Radical Depravity (Part 2) by

    Understanding the true depth of man’s fallen nature can arouse a shudder, but sadness and fear should not remain the final response. On the contrary, properly understanding the depravity of man’s condition leads to a correct and exalted view of …

  • Radical Depravity (Part 1) by

    How often do we hear in our culture the adage, “He or she has a good heart”? This attribution of an innate, inherent goodness occurs frequently, and it demonstrates the general, common belief that mankind, despite his clear, unequivocal iniquity …

  • Q&A with R.C. Sproul & Ligonier Teaching Fellows (May 19, 2011) by , , , ,

    On May 19, 2011, R.C. Sproul was joined by Ligonier Teaching Fellows Sinclair Ferguson, Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson and R.C. Sproul Jr. to answer questions submitted by online viewers. In this round-table discussion, these men addressed topics such …

  • OPTIONAL SESSION: An Unexpected Journey by

    In this optional session, W. Robert Godfrey relates the story of how he came to embrace Reformed theology, establishes the biblical and historical backgrounds for Calvinism, and explains the major themes of its doctrine. Based on the book: An Unexpected …

  • Questions & Answers by , , , ,

    Ligonier Teaching Fellows Sinclair Ferguson, W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, and R.C. Sproul Jr. answer attendee questions.

    Video Outline:

    00:00-4:50  What are your favorite three books? 4:50-20:05  What affect has the book The Holiness of …

  • Ask R.C. Live (Feb. 17, 2011) by

    The Ask R.C. Live sessions continued on February 17, 2011. Watch as R.C. answers such questions as, “Should we only pray to God the Father?”, “Has there ever been a time when an Arminian passage has caused you …

  • Ask R.C. Live (Nov. 30, 2010) by

    On November 30, 2010, we held the first session of Ask R.C. Live. Dr. Sproul answered a variety of questions, including “What is the biblical way to leave a church?”, “What are your thoughts on the second commandment?”, and …

  • Ask R.C. by

    Dr. R.C. Sproul joins the conference live via video feed to answer as many questions from conference attendees as possible.

  • Is Calvinism Good for the Church? by

    Recent years have witnessed a resurgence of interest in the theology of John Calvin, but is this necessarily a good thing? Does Calvinism weaken and destroy churches as some contend? Is Reformed theology a hindrance to the church’s life and …

  • Questions & Answers #2 by , , ,

    Drs. Michael Horton, Steven Lawson, Alistair Begg, and Albert Mohler answer attendee questions. Moderated by R.C. Sproul.

    Video Outline:

    00:00-02:05  If God can do anything why can’t He lie? 02:05-04:02  How do you reconcile …