• The Transmission of Scripture Media Resource by

    If it is true that humans make mistakes, and it is also true that humans wrote the Scriptures, then wouldn’t that prove that the Scriptures have mistakes? As Dr. Sproul explains, that is not a necessary conclusion. Looking at the fact that God the Holy Spirit superintended the writing of the Scriptures, Dr. Sproul explores and re-affirms the mystery of “The Transmission of Scripture.” View Resource

  • Church History & the Witness of Scripture Media Resource by

    Why do you believe the Bible is the Word of God? Is the inward testimony of the Holy Spirit alone enough to convince you? Since the Holy Spirit is the one who changes the hearts of people, maybe He just tells people directly with no corroborating evidence that the Bible is the Word of God. Maybe He is giving individuals in the church special divine knowledge that need not be tested against anything including Scripture itself. Then again, maybe not. Thinking of this in this message, Dr. Sproul explains the relationship between the Scriptures and the Holy Spirit. View Resource

  • The Consistency of Scripture Media Resource by

    People are quick to say that the Bible is full of contradictions. How should we handle the difficult passages of Scripture that seem to be inconsistent with other historical records? In “The Consistency of Scripture,” Dr. Sproul answers some of the higher criticisms as he explains some simple guidelines we must apply when investigating complex critical issues. View Resource

  • Interpretation and the Health of the Church Media Resource by

    The Bible is a divine book with a divine message. So now that we know what we have, what do we do with it? How do we understand it? What are the keys to unlocking the sacred mysteries that are stored in this ancient book? In other words, how do we interpret the Bible? Is there some spiritual way to decipher the message of Scripture? Answering these questions, Dr. Sproul shows us some practical guidelines to interpret Scripture in this message, “Interpretation and the Health of the Church.” View Resource

  • The Authority of Scripture Media Resource by

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  • Canonicity Media Resource by

    The question of canon asks, How do we know the right books have been included in the Bible? In this lesson, Dr. Sproul explores this question and discusses the scope of the Scriptures and how far the canon of Scripture extends. View Resource

  • Infallibility & Inerrancy Media Resource by

    Scripture’s infallibility and inerrancy have come under attack, particularly through the rise of higher criticism in recent centuries. In this lesson, Dr. Sproul defines infallibility and inerrancy and explains why they are critically important for the Bible to serve as the authoritative rule for faith and life. View Resource

  • Inspiration & Authority of Scripture Media Resource by

    The Reformation slogan sola Scriptura, meaning “Scripture alone,” has its origins in Martin Luther’s conflict at the Diet of Worms. The Reformers firmly believed that the Bible is the very Word of God. In this lesson, Dr. Sproul highlights how the Reformers’ stance on the inspiration and authority of Scripture is relevant for the study of theology today. View Resource

  • Scripture & Authority Media Resource by

    God does not give us Scripture to be an abstract doctrine but to be His divine Word that fully equips us to be men and women of God. In this lesson, Dr. Sproul walks through Scripture’s nature, origin, and authority, and considers how the Bible’s authority relates to the church. View Resource