The Bible describes Jesus as a Rock of Offense to those who are perishing. His message is rejected by those who do not have ears to hear. What is it that is so offensive about the gospel? Did it really please God to make Jesus suffer? In this message, Dr. Sproul explores the suffering servant passages of the book of Isaiah to discover the early proclamation of the gospel.
In the Old Testament, the coming Messiah is described as the suffering servant and as a man of sorrows. In this lecture, Dr. R.C. Sproul examines Christ’s role as the suffering servant and the way in which suffering is dealt with on the Cross.