The idea of penal substitution is at the core of the Christian gospel, but it continues to offend the sensibilities of many. To suggest that sinners can only be reconciled to God through the blood sacrifice of Jesus Christ is, to many, a doctrine that is just too violent, too offensive, for modern tastes. On today’s program, Dr. Mohler explores some of the most recent challenges to the doctrine of penal substitutionary atonement and counters with a biblical defense of the gospel.
March 17, 2009
Blood Atonement: Why So Many Modern Types Hate It So
Words From the Fire: Hearing the Voice of God in the 10 Commandments
If God has spoken, then the highest human aspiration must be to hear what the Creator has said. God has indeed spoken, through the Ten Commandments, and Al Mohler explores this revelation of God and the implications for His people. The promise is to hear, to obey, and to live. These “Ten Words” tell us who God is and what His people should look like.