atonement

Last Chance: Save Up to 40% in September’s Monthly Sale – Christian Article

This September, we’ve got a ton of great deals to keep your bookshelf full all season long. From books on biblical studies to Church history, you can save up to 40% in the monthly sale. One notable book on sale this month is Peter G. Bolt’s excellent contribution to the New Studies in Biblical Theology collection, The Cross from a Distance: Atonement in Mark’s Gospel. Enjoy this excerpt—and get it on sale while you can! ___ By Peter G. Bolt,…

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10 Book Recommendations for the Atonement and Resurrection – Christian Article

For Christians, everything hinges on the resurrection. But without his death to pay for our sins (atonement), there would be no resurrection. With Good Friday and Easter approaching, you may be interested in learning more about these two most important events in history. Here are 10 recommendations, brought to you by Logos product specialist Ben Amundgaard. If you have recommendations, please share them in the comment section. If we all do our part, this post can be a repository for…

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What Is The Mercy Seat? – Christian Article

Tweet The Ark of the Covenant was covered by the Mercy Seat, so what was the Mercy Seat? Mercy I have heard grace described as something we receive that we do not deserve and certainly didn’t earn (Eph 2:8-9), but mercy is God not giving us what we do deserve, and that’s His wrath. I think that’s fair. I also see that mercy is a spiritual gift. At least that’s Romans 12:8…

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Why Did God Require Animal Sacrifices?

Tweet Why would God require innocent animals, to be sacrificed for something they never did? Covering Sins Many skeptics of the Bible question the practice of sacrificing animals, so why would God require innocent animals to be sacrificed for something they never did? Since it was humans who were responsible, why should they die for sinful creatures? Maybe that’s the point. Jesus died for us while we were still sinners (Rom 5:8).…

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