Blessed Are The Persecuted
Normally, we try to avoid persecution. After all, nobody wants to be pushed around, harmed, or even killed for their faith. So why did Jesus say, “Blessed are the persecuted”? Should we seek to be persecuted in order to experience this blessing? In this lesson, Dr. Sproul teaches us the meaning of this perplexing statement.
From the teaching series: The Beatitudes by R.C. Sproul
Book by John Calvin
Among the many activities which claimed Calvin’s attention during his long ministry in Geneva (1536-1538; 1541-1564), preaching was the most public and perhaps the most influential. Public because, for many years, twice on Sundays and daily in alternate weeks, the … Learn More