• How Can a Loving God Allow Evil? Media Resource by

    Romans 9:14-18

    People in our culture sometimes wonder how a God of love could allow evil and suffering in the world. They point to this concern and often conclude that either God is unjust or He doesn’t exist. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons examines the good purposes of our sovereign and loving God in allowing evil. View Resource

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  • Questions & Answers #2 Media Resource by , , ,

    John 3:16-21

    Drs. Michael Horton, Steven Lawson, Alistair Begg, and Albert Mohler answer attendee questions. Moderated by R.C. Sproul. Questions: If God can do anything why can’t He lie? (00:00) How do you reconcile John 3:16 with Psalm 5:5-6? (02:05) How can you discuss controversial issues of faith with a Christian family member? (04:02) Does human responsibility eliminate irresistible grace? (06:42) Was King Saul regenerate or was he simply empowered by the Holy Spirit as a tool for God’s glory without salvation? (08:52) Do we need to be concerned about the differences between beliefs about the church and Israel, and about … View Resource

  • What Is Evil & Where Did It Come From? Media Resource by

    Genesis 3:1-13

    Many skeptics have challenged the consistency of the Christian worldview, arguing that evil could not have originated in a universe created by a wholly good God. Therefore, since evil exists, the universe could not have been created by a wholly good God. The challenge is not new, and in this lecture, Dr. R.C. Sproul explains the Christian response to this age-old challenge. View Resource

  • Is God Responsible for Human Wickedness? Media Resource by

    If God is sovereign over all things, and if he is indeed a good God, then how do we fit the idea of human wickedness and evil into this picture? Does God make human beings commit evil acts? If He can stop them, then why doesn’t He? Dr. Sproul addresses these questions in this message as he gives us some guiding principles to consider as we ponder God’s sovereignty over human wickedness. View Resource

  • The Problem of Evil Media Resource by

    Romans 9:14-23

    This message will focus on one of the most pressing challenges to Christianity, the problem of evil. View Resource

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    Roman 8:12-25

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  • Augustine: The Origin of Evil Media Resource by

    In Apologetics of the Early Church, Dr. R.C. Sproul addresses the attacks that were leveled at the church in its first four hundred years, and he explores how Justin Martyr, Augustine, and other early church apologists answered the charges of their critics. View Resource

  • Questions and Answers #1 Media Resource by , ,

    Note: Answers given 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. View Resource

  • Why Does God Allow So Much Suffering and Evil? Media Resource by

    Romans 9:22-23

    One of the most pressing challenges to Christianity is the problem of evil. Unbelievers are quick to ask how Christians can believe in the existence of a good God in the face of so much evil. In this session, Dr. John MacArthur will examine what Scripture teaches regarding evil and suffering and why it exists in the world. View Resource