• Questions and Answers by ,

    Note: Answers given during Questions and Answers sessions reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Dr. R.C. Sproul and Ligonier Ministries. Here is our Statement of Faith.

  • Questions & Answers by

    What was the status of the church before the Reformation? Is the doctrine of justification by faith alone a new idea in the church? How are Old Testament Jews justified before God? These are just some of the questions that …

  • Questions & Answers #1 by , , ,

    Drs. Alistair Begg, Anthony Carter, Steven Lawson, R.C. Sproul, and R.C. Sproul Jr. answer questions on a variety of topics, including the difference between justification and salvation by grace; the distinction between truths revealed in Scripture and those …

  • Rebels Without a Cause by

    This lecture will highlight the biblical doctrine of sin, and how we have lost sight of it, preferring to see ourselves as unhealthy rather than ungodly.

  • Resurrection and Justification by

    The resurrection of Jesus is a key topic in the realm of apologetics, but what is the importance of the  resurrection to the gospel message? What does Jesus’ resurrection have to do with our justification? Thinking of these questions in …

  • Roman Catholic View of Justification (Part 1) by

    Many members of the Protestant church today do not understand properly their origins and the nature of their predecessors “protest” against the Roman Catholic Church. When asked about the respective differences, they may respond with some stereotypical answers such as …

  • Roman Catholic View of Justification (Part 2) by

    Would it surprise you to learn that current Roman Catholic doctrine declares all Protestants accursed? Remarkably, if probed, most Protestants would respond in disbelief to this proposition. Yet, it holds true, and the Roman church maintains the same stance today …

  • Rome’s Objections Answered by

    Secular culture and even some professing evangelicals often describe God as an all-forgiving, cuddly being intent on accepting all people from all walks of life into his ever-accepting arms. As such, it advocates freedom to act in whatever way feels …

  • Synthetic Justification by

    What kind of justification do you have? Chances are you may have never even considered what kind of justification you possess. In this message, Dr. Sproul explains the different kinds of justification, and the type that you need. 

  • The Article on Which the Church Stands or Falls by

    Was the Reformation debate over justification by faith alone a tempest in a teapot? There are many today who think so, many who argue that the Reformation is over. In this message, Dr. R.C. Sproul will explain why the …

  • The Carnal Christian by

    Do works produce faith, or is it the other way around? There are many who have confused the order of things concerning faith, justification, and works. In “The Carnal Christian,” Dr. Sproul addresses this problem and helps us understand the …

  • The Challenge Of The New Perspective To Biblical Justification by

    Albert Mohler interviews John Piper and Ligon Duncan on the topic of justification by faith and the New Perspective on Paul (August 2009).

  • The Essentials of Biblical Faith by

    The question isn’t ‘how much faith does a person need to be saved?’ but is ‘what kind of faith does a person need to be saved?’ And the answer is rather simple: Biblical faith.  Continuing this study on “Justification …

  • The Great Exchange by

    First Corinthians 6:20 tells us that we were bought with a price. But there was more that happened at the cross than a flat out purchase. An exchange took place that was more of a legal transaction than a …

  • The Means of Salvation by

    What has caused your salvation? How were the benefits of Christ’s work on the cross applied to you? Through what means does God use to accomplish his plan of salvation? Dr. Sproul discusses these questions in “The Means of …