The Glory of the Cross part 8 Samuel Zwemer
Subscribe to feed

About This Blog...


By Samuel M. Zwemer






"The best work is to preach CHRIST crucified, whether amidst calm or the sounds of

controversy, assured that this alone makes way, healing the wounded conscience and cleansing

the saint from all remaining sin; and the victory is to that Church, in the old world and the new,

in the homes of our ripest Christianity and in the darkest outfields of our missions, which shall

most earnestly, unswervingly, devoutly renew that ancient confession: '

The Lord hath laid on

him the iniquity of us all

,' and shall turn it most gratefully and jubilantly into song, the song

alike of earth and Heaven: '

Unto Him that loved us and washed us from our sins in his own

blood, and hath made us kings and priests unto God and his Father, to him be glory and

dominion for ever and ever. Amen


Paul realized that the preaching of CHRIST crucified is to them that perish foolishness: "


Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the

cross of Christ should be made of none effect. For the preaching of the cross is to them that

perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God

" (I Corinthians 1:17-

18); that it was a stumbling-block to the Jews and foolishness to the Gentiles: "

But we preach

Christ crucified, unto the Jews a stumblingblock, and unto the Greeks foolishness

" (I

Corinthians 1:23), and yet he determined not to have any other message, although it caused him

searching of heart, weakness, fear and much trembling, than CHRIST and Him crucified: "

And I

was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling

" (I Corinthians 2.3).

This message of the Cross is so great a mystery, although it revealed the wisdom and the power

of GOD, that it is revealed only through the SPIRIT who searches all things even the deep things

of GOD: "

Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all

speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but that ye be perfectly

joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment

" (I Corinthians 1:10).

In this connection of thought Paul uses the startling expression regarding the rulers of the world,

ignorant of GOD's wisdom, that "

. . . had they known it, they would not have crucified the

Lord of glory

" (I Corinthians 2:8).

In his address to the elders of Ephesus, Paul uses words that are even bolder and more arresting:


Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost

hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he hath purchased with his own


" (Acts 20:28).

We shrink from such bold and startling implications, the Lord of Glory on the Cross, the blood

of GOD -- but when we try to soften down the words, we find that the Greek text leaves no


Ignatius wrote to the Ephesians, fifty years later than Paul's letter, that believers were "kindled

into living fire by the blood of GOD." Tertullian, a hundred years later, uses the same expression

"the blood of GOD." In the other passage also the Greek text is undoubtedly genuine and the

words were written by Paul twenty-seven years after the event -- before the Gospels themselves

were current -- "

. . . had they known it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory."


Who is this King of glory? The LORD of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah" (Psalm

24:10). Both in the Old and New Testament the Lord of Glory signifies He whose attribute is

glory: "

The earth is the LORD's, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell


" (Psalm 24:1) and "And he said, Men, brethren, and fathers, hearken; The God of

glory appeared unto our father Abraham, when he was in Mesopotamia, before he dwelt in


" (Acts 7:2) and "That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may

give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of him

" (Ephesians 1:17)

and "

My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with

respect of persons

" (James 2:1), the Lord to Whom glory belongs as His native right.

The expression is theologically important because it implies the Deity of our Lord. In passages

like I Corinthians 11:20, "

the Lord's death": "For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this

cup, ye do show the Lords death till he come

," and in I Corinthians 11:27, "the body and blood

of the Lord": "

Wherefore whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink this cup of the Lord,

unworthily, shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord

," the import is similar but the

language less startling.

Even in the days of His flesh, the Saviour was to Paul the Lord to Whom all glory belongs as His

native right. To him, no less than to John, the Word who became flesh, was "

in the beginning

with God; and the Word was God


There is no mystery in Heaven or earth so great as this -- a suffering Deity, an ALMIGHTY

SAVIOUR nailed to the Cross.

Yet this is what the words imply.

It is at the Cross that we see in CHRIST the fulness of GOD's love and mercy bodily.

It is at this point, in the last resort, that we become convinced -- as the Centurion was -- of His


It is a work that only GOD could do, which CHRIST works there "and the soul that is won for it

is won for GOD in Him."

CHRIST is to Paul, through His death and resurrection, manifested as the very centre of the

universe. He is the primary source of all creation, its principle of unity, its goal, and the

explanation of all its mysteries: "

Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and

hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: In whom we have redemption through

his blood, even the forgiveness of sins: Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn

of every creature: For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in

earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or

powers: all things were created by him, and for him: And he is before all things, and by

him all things consist. And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the

firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence

" (Colossians 1:13-

18). No one can read this passage and deny that it teaches CHRIST's equality in glory with


In reference to this same passage on the deity of "

his dear son: in whom we have


," the Church theologian, John Cordelier, says: "If the Cross be anything at all it is

the ground-plan of the universe. It stretches from Nebula to Nebula linking the furthest limits of

the worlds, holding out to them the wounded hands of Love. All progress is born of that clash of

love and pain which is the secret of its heart; its mysterious torment lies at the root of all our joy.

It is odd indeed that any biologist can be other than a Christian, since he finds on every hand

Christianity's sternest symbol scored deep in the very foundations of the House of Life; finds

pain, struggle, and sacrifice of the individual to be as essential to the diurnal processes of

reproduction as to the slow-growing perfection of the type. Turn to the heights, turn to the deep,

turn within, turn without; everywhere thou shalt find the Cross."

The same thought occurs in Studdert Kennedy's poem, "

The Suffering GOD" : --

"Father, if He the CHRIST, were Thy REVEALER,

Truly the First Begotten of the Lord,

Then must Thou be a Sufferer and a HEALER

Pierced to the heart by the sorrow of the sword.

Then must it mean, not only that Thy sorrow

Smote Thee that once upon the lonely tree,

But that to-day, to-night, and on the morrow

Still it will come, O Gallant GOD, to Thee.

* * * * * * * * *

Give me, for light, the sunshine of Thy sorrow;

Give me, for shelter, shadow of Thy cross;

Give me to share the glory of Thy morrow,

Gone from my heart the bitterness of loss."

It is not only that we see in CHRIST's death the supreme manifestation of GOD's love, but also

of His infinite sorrow and compassion. "

Like as a Father pitieth his children," is in the same

Psalm that tells us that "

As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our

transgressions from us

" (Psalm 103:12-13). "Sorrow and love flow mingled down," on the

Cross - the sorrow of GOD and the love of GOD.

The whole Christian doctrine of the Atonement is rooted in the doctrine of the deity of CHRIST.

Our belief in the latter determines our faith in the former. No mere man can pay the penalty of

another man's sin. All objections to the vicarious sacrifice of CHRIST disappear before the

tremendous fact of the majesty of the Person of JESUS. "

It is perfectly true," says Dr. Gresham

Machen, "that the CHRIST of modern naturalistic reconstruction never could have suffered

for the sins of others; but it is very different in the case of the Lord of Glory. And if the notion

of vicarious atonement be so absurd as modern opposition would lead us to believe, what shall

be said of the Christian experience that has been based upon it. The modern liberal Church is

fond of appealing to experience. But where shall true Christian experience be found if not in

the blessed peace which comes from Calvary? That peace comes only when a man recognizes

that all his striving to be right with GOD, all his feverish endeavour to keep the law before he

can be saved, is unnecessary, and that the Lord JESUS has wiped out the handwriting that

was against Him by dying instead of him on the Cross. Who can measure the depth of the

peace and joy that comes from this blessed knowledge? Is it a theory of the atonement, a

delusion of man's fancy? Or is it the very truth of GOD?


When Paul speaks of JESUS CHRIST as suffering on the Cross in such terms as we have quoted,

he deals with facts so sublime that he calls them "

the deep things of God" (I Corinthians 2:10).

These matters are so deep that they are unfathomable to human philosophy.

So high that they elude the most piercing gaze of the intellect.

In parts of the great Pacific ocean deep-sea sounding apparatus fails. There are stellar spaces and

nebulas that will not yield their secrets to the largest telescopes. "

But as it is written, Eye hath

not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God

hath prepared for them that love him

" (I Corinthians 2:9).

But GOD reveals them even unto babes by His HOLY SPIRIT, and although we cannot

understand it, we can fall down in utter gratitude and humility.

"When I survey the wondrous Cross

On which the PRINCE of Glory died,

My richest gain I count but loss

And pour contempt on all my pride."

There was no separation of the two natures of our Lord on the Cross.

His real humanity and His real deity were not mixed, nor confounded, but distinct and actually,

both, wholly present. "

To wit, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself,

not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of


" (II Corinthians 5:19).

The sacrifice was not the human CHRIST pleasing GOD; it was GOD in CHRIST reconciling

man and in another sense reconciling Himself.

It was not the death of a heroic man in obedience to GOD's will; it was the death of the Son of

GOD for the sins of the world.

Here, if anywhere, in the Gospel story CHRIST manifested His glory -- a glory as of the only

begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.

The atonement was an act of the whole Godhead.

For GOD, the Father, so loved the world that He gave; GOD the Son laid down His life for

others; GOD the HOLY SPIRIT filled JESUS with His presence and power to endure such a

death, and overcome it by His glorious resurrection: "

And declared to be the Son of God with

power, according to the spirit of holiness, by the resurrection from the dead

" (Romans 1:4).

Not only at Bethlehem but on Calvary we may sing with the angels, "

Glory to God in the

highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men

" (Luke 2.14).


Therefore," says Forsythe, "we press the words to their fullness of meaning: GOD was in

CHRIST reconciling, not reconciling through CHRIST, but actually present as CHRIST

reconciling, doing in CHRIST His own work of reconciliation. It was done by Godhead itself;

and not by the SON alone. The old theologians were right when they insisted that the work of

redemption was the work of the Trinity -- Father, SON and HOLY SPIRIT; and we express it

when we baptize into the new life of reconcilement in the threefold name


We must, however, go deeper still if we would know something of this mystery.

It must not

remain a mere doctrine but become an experience

. We crucified the Lord of glory. We were

purchased by His blood.

Hear Anselm meditating in the night watches before the Cross:

"What hast Thou done

O most sweet JESUS, O FRIEND most dear, to be entreated thus? . . .

I am the blow which pained Thee;

I the author of Thy death;

I that laboured to torture Thee."

And then he turns to us with the words that still ring clearly in our hearts:

"Put all thy trust in His death once for all:

have no confidence in anything else:

confide wholly in that death:

cover thyself wholly in that alone,

wrap thyself wholly up in that death."

Hear the learned and scholarly Bernard:

"My highest philosophy is to know JESUS, and JESUS crucified."

For "Calvary is the meeting place of lovers."

Listen to the prayer ascribed to Francis:

"O my Lord JESUS CHRIST, two graces do I beseech Thee to grant me before I die;

the first that, during my life-time, I may feel in my soul and in my body, so far as may be

possible, that pain which Thou, sweet Lord, didst suffer in the hour of Thy most bitter passion;

the second is, that I may feel in my heart, so far as may be possible, that exceeding love whereby

Thou, Son of GOD, wast enkindled to bear willingly such passion for us sinners."

The death of CHRIST differs, we know, from the death of prophets, patriots and martyrs in many


- It was foretold in prophecy;

- it was for the propitiation of sin;

- it was accompanied by manifestation;

- it was followed by supernatural victory over death and resurrection.

But the real point of difference is in the Person who died. "

Truly this was the Son of God." In

Him dwelt all the fullness of the Godhead bodily. The Word was made flesh and crucified for us.

"The blood of GOD out-poured upon the tree!

So reads the Book. O mind receive the thought;

Nor helpless murmur, thou has vainly sought

Thought-room within thee for such mystery.

Thou foolish mindling! Dost thou hope to see

Undazed, untottering, all that GOD hath wrought?

Before His mighty 'shall' thy little 'ought'

Be shamed to silence and humility.

Come mindling, I will show thee what 'twere meet

That thou shouldest shrink from marveling and flee

As unbelievable -- nay wonderingly

With dazed but still with faithful praises greet;

Draw near and listen to this sweetest sweet, --

Thy GOD, O mindling, shed His blood for thee!"

On the Cross of Calvary is manifested the greatest thing in the world, LOVE; the darkest

mystery of the universe, SIN; and the highest expression of GOD's character, HOLINESS. "


he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the

righteousness of God in him

" (II Corinthians 5:21).

This manifestation is the atonement.

In a recently published life of Dr. Kali Charan Chatterjee, for forty-eight years one of the leading

preachers of the Punjab, and a prince of the Church of India, we read the testimony: --

"It has often been asked why I renounced Hinduism and became a disciple of CHRIST. My

answer is, that I was drawn almost unconsciously to CHRIST by His holy and blameless life, His

devotion to the will of GOD and His works of mercy and benevolence toward suffering

humanity. The excellence of His precepts as given in the Sermon on the Mount and His love of

sinners won my admiration and my heart. I admired and loved Him. The incarnations I have

been taught to worship, Rama, Krishna, Mahadeo and Kali were all incarnations of power -- they

were heroes, sinful men of like passion with ourselves. CHRIST only appeared to me as holy and

worthy to be adored as GOD. But the doctrine which decided me to embrace the Christian

religion and make a public profession of my faith was the doctrine of the vicarious death and

sufferings of CHRIST. I felt myself a sinner and found in CHRIST one who had died for my

sins. '

For by grace are ye saved through faith, and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of


.' 'Not of works lest any man should boast.' This was the burden of the thought of my

heart, CHRIST has died, and in doing so, paid a debt which man could never pay. This

conviction which has grown stronger and stronger with my growth in Christian life and

experience has now become a part of my life. It is the differentiating line between Christianity

and all other religions. I felt it so when I became a Christian, and I feel it most strongly now."

It is not only the vicarious death of a Saviour for sin that is the distinguishing mark of

Christianity compared with all other religions, but the death of such a Saviour.

Everything depends on the nature and character of the Being who renders the substituted


Anselm in "the most profound, clear and logical tract of the eleventh century,"

Cur Deus Homo,

remarks that "the life of the God-Man is so sublime and so precious that it is greater

incomparably than those sins, which are exceeded beyond all power of estimation by His death; .

. . I would sooner incur the aggregated guilt and misery of all the sins, past and future, of this

world, and also of all the sin in addition that can possibly be conceived of, rather than incur the

guilt of that one sin of killing the Lord of Glory."

Only Deity, so he teaches, can satisfy the claims of Deity; but man has sinned and must render

satisfaction for man's sin; consequently the required and the adequate satisfaction must be

rendered by a God-Man.

This may sound like Mediaeval scholastic reasoning, but we find the same profound truths

embodied in the creeds used in public worship, and in the hymns of the Christian Church.

"There was no other good enough

To pay the price of sin;

He, only, could unlock the gate

Of Heaven and let us in."

The average man rebels at a doctrinal statement, but there is nothing that will so deepen our

devotional spirit and save us from superficiality in prayer as meditation on these great truths.

The theology of the creeds and catechisms when rightly understood appeals to the heart quite as

much as to the head, to the imagination as well as to the understanding.

Meditation on "

the deep things of God" in the Scriptures is inevitably difficult and may at first

seem dry. But it is like practising scales in music; sooner or later the notes of dogma will become

spiritual harmony and he who perseveres will know something more of "

the depth of the riches

both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his

ways past finding out!

" (Romans 11:33).

So we come back to Paul's words (nay to the inspired Word of GOD): "

They crucified the Lord

of Glory

"; "the Church of God which He purchased with His own blood."

In the person of JESUS CHRIST there are two natures.

The true Deity and true humanity are united but there is no mixtures of natures.

GOD suffered on the Cross, not in GOD's nature but in man's nature. "When the apostle,"

remarks Hooker, "saith of the Jews that they crucified the Lord of Glory (I Corinthians 2:8), we

must needs understand the whole Person of CHRIST, who, being Lord of Glory, was indeed

crucified, but not in that nature for which He is termed the Lord of Glory. In like manner, when

the Son of Man, being on earth, affirmeth that the Son of Man was in Heaven at the same instant:


And no man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that came down from heaven, even the

Son of man which is in heaven

" (John 3:13), by the Son of Man must necessarily be meant the

whole Person of CHRIST, who being man upon earth, filled Heaven with His glorious presence,

but not according to that nature for which the title of Man is given Him."

Just before He was condemned to death, JESUS CHRIST Himself before the high priest made

the strongest possible confession of His humanity and His Deity. The account is given in each of

the synoptic Gospels: "

Jesus saith unto him, Thou hast said: nevertheless I say unto you,

Hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the

clouds of heaven

" (Matthew 26:64) and "And Jesus said, I am: and ye shall see the Son of

man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds of heaven

" (Mark 14:62)

and "

Then said they all, Art thou then the Son of God? And he said unto them, Ye say that I


" (Luke 22:70). "But Jesus held his peace. And the high priest answered and said unto

him, I adjure thee by the living God, that thou tell us whether thou be the Christ, the Son

of God

". Jesus saith unto him, Thou hast said [In Mark's account, I am]: nevertheless I say

unto you, Hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and

coming in the clouds of heaven. Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath

spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his


" (Matthew 26:63-65).

None of them, wrote Paul, understood, "

Which none of the princes of this world knew: for

had they known it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory

" (I Corinthians 2:8).

So in the death of JESUS CHRIST on the Cross the human agony and disgrace is converted into

a truly divine suffering by reason of the divinity that is united with the human soul and body in

the unity of one self-consciousness.

The passion is infinite because the Person is infinite. The Son of GOD loved me and gave

Himself for me. GOD purchased the Church with His own blood.

~ end of chapter 8 ~


Other Blogs
Introduction to New Testament Greek by J G Machen
Greek ,Goodwin, William W.
Spanish Theology Video ,La Perspectiva Existencial: Escogiendo el Bien
Spanish Theology Video ,La Perspectiva Existencial: Ser Bueno
Spanish Theology Video ,La Perspectiva Normativa: Los Atributos de las Escrituras
Spanish Theology Video ,La Perspectiva Situacional: Comprendiendo los Hechos
Spanish Theology Video Ética en la Escritura
Spanish Theology Video La Perspectiva Normativa: Partes y Aspectos de la Biblia
Spanish Theology Video,La Perspectiva Existencial: Tratando de Hacer el Bien
Spanish Theology Video,La Perspectiva Situacional: En Busca de la Meta
Systematic Theology Dr. Stanford E. Murrell
The Bruised Reed part 2 by Richard Sibbes
The Near East
"Can These Bones Live?” R C Sproul
1 Peter 1:1-2 by John Calvin
1 Peter 1:3-5 John Calvin
1Peter 1:6-9 John Calvin
2011 Conference for Pastors
2011 Pastors Conference
41 Videos Studying the Gsopel of Matthew DR Bob Utley
A Basket of Fragments By Robert Murray M'cheyne
A Call To Prayer Samuel Zwemer
A Christian Perspective on Islam Chawkat Moucarry
A Compendium of Scriptural Knowledge DR Clarke
A Compendium of Scriptural Knowledge DR Clarke
A Culture of Sacrifice David Temples
A Duplicate In The Koran DR Richard Bell
A Friend to Africa’s Orphans Rosemary Jensen
A Future So Bright by R.C. Sproul Jr.
A Generation of Heroes Burk Parsons
A Lifting Up For The Downcast part 3 Rev William Bridge
A Lifting Up of The Downcast Rev William Bridges
A Lifting Up Of The Downcast part 2 Rev William Bridge
A Practical View of Regeneration Professor Alexander
A Purpose in the Pain: An Interview with Joni Eareckson Tada
A Revaluation of Islamic Traditions Joseph Schacht
A Sacrificial Ethic Jason Stellman
A Sermon by Samuel Rutherford
A Short Guide to Biblical Interpretation Andrew S. Kulikovsky B.App.Sc (Hons)
A Study In Revival DR Morgan
A Summary of Evidence for Literal 24-hr Creation Days in Genesis 1.
Abiding In Christ Dr A Torrey
Across the Great Divide Rod Mays
Advice to Pastors St. Ambrose of Milan
Always Praying Dr A Torrey
Amazing Love Pastor John Piper
An 11th Century Reformer Burk Parsons
An Exposition of Hebrews by A. W. Pink
An Interview with Mark Driscoll
Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old Testament in English
Apostasy Larry McCall
Are You Saved By Faith In Christ?
Article 1 John Piper In Chinese
Atonement DR John Murray
Babylonian Talmud
Barren Fig Tree John Bunyan
Beacon of Holiness Alistair Begg
Before Scholasticism
Before the Carolingian Empire
Beginning The Christian Life DR Torrey
Beyond Reason?John Lennox
Biblical Hermeneutics
Biblical Interpretation By Craig S. Keener
Biblical Objectivity Nick Eicher
Biography of John Owen
Building with Conviction R.C. Sproul
Building with Conviction R.C. Sproul
Calvin And The Reformation
Careers Colleges and Seminaries
Carnal Or spiritual ? Rev Andrew Murray
Causes of the Corruption of the Traditional Text of the Holy Gospels
Charles Henry Mackintosh Sermons
Charnock, Stephen (1628-1680)
Chesterton, G.K. (1874-1936)
Childhood in the Moslem World (1915) Dr Samuel Zwemer
Christ and Criticism Sir Robert Anderson
Christ Is The Life Thomas Brooks
Christian Exiles Pastor John Piper
Christian Influences In Early Islam Richard Bell
Christianity & Our Times by B B Warfield
Christianity and Culture DR J Gresham Machen
Christological controversy after Chalcedon
Christ's Agony by Jonathan Edwards
Chritianity without Christ Dr Charles Hodge
Classic Sermons
Comfort by John Owen
Commentary on Revelation Bullinger, Ethelbert William (1837-1913)
Compendium of Theology part 3 by Dr Baier
Compendium of Theology part 4 DR Baier
Compendium of Theology part 5 DR Baier
Compendium of Theoloy part 1 DR Baier
Confessions of a Bibliophile Keith Mathison
Congregational Counseling Eric Bancroft
Creeds and Confessions by Dr A A Hodge
Cyril of Alexandria, St. (d. 444)
Daily Meditations by Richard Sibbes
Death and Dying as Gain St. Ambrose of Milan
Death Does Not Have the Last Word R C Sproul
Death, Disease & the Gospel Burk Parsons
Desiring God 2011 National Conference
Desiring God Seminar video 1 Pastor John Piper
Desiring God Seminar Video 2 Pastor John Piper
Desiring God Seminar video 3 Pastor John Piper
Desiring God Seminar Video 4 Pastor John Piper
Dimensions of Faith -- FREE online courses from Gordon Conwell Seminary
Directions for the holy spending of every day by Richard Baxter
Divine Healing Andrew Murray
Do We Believe the Whole Gospel ? by R.C. Sproul
Does the Church Know Her Commission? Denny Burk
Donne, John (1572-1631)
Don't Waste Your Cancer by Matt Chandler
Early Islam
Early Jewish theology
Early Scholasticism and its contemporaries
Eckhart, Johannes (c. 1260-1327)
Edwards and The New England Theology Dr Warfield
El Credo Niceno
El Nos Dio Profetas - 1 Perspectivas Hermenéuticas Esenciales
El Nos Dio Profetas - 2 La Labor de un Profeta
El Nos Dio Profetas - 3 El Pueblo del Pacto
El Nos Dio Profetas - 7 El Popósito de las Predicciones
El Nos Dio Profetas - 8 Revelación Escatológia
El Nos Dio Profetas -4 Dinámicas de los Pactos
El Nos Dio Profetas -5 Análisis Literario de los Profetas
Engagaing the Doctrine of God Book Review Bruce L McCormack
Evangelism & Missions
Explaining Hermeneutics:Norman L. Geisler
Ezra, According to the Gospel: Ezra 7:101Philip Graham Ryken
Faith Born of Need Dr J G Machen
Faith in God Dr J G Machen
Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe (1651-1715)
Fiction and Truth in the Old Testament Wisdom Literature
Flavel, John (1627-1691)
Flesh and Spirit by John Bradford
Footprints in the Sand Burk Parsons
Forsyth, Peter Taylor (1848-1921)
Forward by C H Spurgeon
Freedom From The Law John Calvin
G E N E S I S John Bunyan
Gardner, Edmund Garratt (1869-1935)
Gathering Clouds: A Tale of the Days of St. Chrysostom
Gleanings In Exodus A W Pink
Gleanings In Genesis A W Pink
Gleanings In Joshua A W Pink
Godly Boasting Pastor John Piper
God's Peacemakers Rev Alexander Maclaren 1826- 1910
Googling Oureselves To Death Rev Jason Stellman
Grace Abounding John Bunyan
Grace Transforms Everything Sean Michael Lucas
Great books
Gregory of Nyssa
Guthrie, William (1620-1665)
Guyon, Madame Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Mothe (1647-1717)
Habermann, Johann
Harnack, Adolf (1851-1930)
Hastings, James (1852-1922)Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels: Volume I,2
He Loves Me,He Really Loves me Tim Challies
Help Heavenward Octavius Winslow
Help Heavenward part 2 Octavius Winslow
Help Heavenward part 3 Octavius Winslow
Helps To Devotion by Reobert Murray M'Cheyne
Herbermann, Charles George (1840-1916)
Herbert, George (1593-1633)
Hilary of Poitiers, St.
Hindrances To Prayer Dr A Torrey
Historia Calamitatum: Abelard, Peter (1079-1142)
History and Faith by Dr J G Machen
Holding The Line Dr Albert Mohler
Holiness and Humility Rev Andrew Murray
Holiness by Thomas Manton
Holy Scripture and Modern Nagations Professor James Orr
Homily 1 on Hebrews by St Chrsostom
Hooker, Richard (c. 1554-1600)
Hort, Fenton John Anthony. (1828-1892)
How Evolution Undermines The Savior by Tom Stewart
How God Guides DR A Torrey
How to Do Good So That God Gets the Glory Pastor John Piper
How Tod Study The Bible Dr R A Torrey
Howe, John (1630-1705)
Human Trafficking In God's Worl Justin Holcomb
Humility A A Hodge
Humilty by Jonathan Edwards
Hutton, J. E. History of Moravians
Iconoclasts and iconophiles
In Christ Bishop H C G Moule
In Praise of Folly Erasmus, Desiderius (c. 1466-1536)
Incarnate Truth DR Warfield
Individuality In Religion Rev G Campell Morgan
Inspiration of Scriptures Dr. B.H. Carroll
Irenaeus, St. (c.130-c.200)
Is Mankind Lost In Sin? Dr J G Machen
Is the Reformation Over? John Calvin, Roman Catholicism, and Contemporary Ecumenical Conversations 1
Islam In Africa J Du Plessis 1909
It Takes A Church To Raise A Child, Mark Bates
Jerome: The Principal Works of St. Jerome
Jesus and Paul Dr J G Machen
Jesus Christ The Son of God Theodore Beza
Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes Book Review
John Calvin and His Work DR Philip Schaff
JOSHUA: Captain of Our Salvation
Jowett, Benjamin (1817-1893)
Justification by Death?R.C. Sproul
Justification by Dr Abraham Kuyper
Justification By Faith A W Pink
Key Word Studies
Killing Anger Pastor John Piper
Knowing Scripture R.C. Sproul
Kuyper, Abraham (1837-1920)
La Historia Primigenia -4 La Dirección Correcta (Génesis 6:9-11:9)
La oración de Nehemías
Lake, Kirsopp (1872-1946)
Latimer, Hugh (1485-1555)
Law, William (1686-1761)
Learning Greek
Lectures on the Acts of the Apostles.Dick, John (1764-1833)
Liberty by John Calvin
Life Is Not Trivial John Piper
Listening Before Answering Pastor John Piper
Looking To Jesus DR R A Torrey
Love by John Bunyan
Love The Lord Thomas Brooks
Luther, Martin (1483-1546)
MacLaren, Alexander (1826-1910)
Manhood, Womanhood, and God
Medieval Jewish theology
Meeting Jesus at an Old testament feast DR Sittema
Mercy Ministry Elliot Grudem
Ministerial Pride by Richard Baxter
Ministering By The Life Giving Spirit David Hall
Mission: A Problem of Definition Keith Ferdinando
Mohammed without Camouflage W H T Gairdner
Mohammed without Camouflage W H T Gairdner
More Sermon Links
Motive Power R C Sproul Jr
Moule, Handley C. G. (1841-1920)
Muhammad His Life and Doctrines Arthur N Wollaston
My Idea of God Dr J Gresham Machen
Mystical theology
Mysticism by Dr Charles Hodge
Nothing Like the Church by Robert Rayburn
Obeying and Praying Dr A Torrey
Ockenga Lectures on Preaching, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
Old Testament Criticism and New Testament Christianity Professor W H Griffith Thomas
On God
One Isaiah professor George Robinson
Our Ancient Foe Keith Mathison
Our Comforter in Life and Death Larry Edison
Our Liberating God Burk Parsons
Our Moslem Sisters, Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1867-1952
Patristic theology
Personal Holiness by A W Pink
Philip Jenkins. The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the
Philippians Introduction DR Bob utley
Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan
Prayer and Revival Dr A Torrey
Prayer by Hudson Taylor
Prayer by Stephen Charnock
Prayer by Thomas Watson
Praying In The Spirit DR A Torrey
Praying To God Dr A Torrey
Praying With Thanks DR A Torrey
Preaching Christ DR R C Sproul
Prize Winning Author Blats New Atheists
Profitable Bible Study Dr R A Torrey
Prophecies of The Messiah by John Gill
Providence by A W Pink
Public Prayer John Newton
R.C. Sproul Jr.Jerusalem and Athens
Rationalism DR Charles Hodge
Receiving the Baton Bob Kauflin
Reclaiming The Old Testament for Christian Preaching
Reformation Fisher, George Park (1827-1909)
Rejoice with Trembling Pastor John Piper
Reproaches Improved by Thomas Manton
Resisting the Devil Burk Parsons
Salt of the Earth by Phil Johnson
Salvation History, Chronology, and Crisis: A Problem with Inclusivist Theology of Religions, Part 2
Sanctified Sex Before Marriage
Schism And the Local Church Michael G Brown
Scholasticism and its contemporaries
Semon Video:Suffering Glorifies God Pastor John Piper
Sermon Links
Sermon on Hebrews chapter 1 by Thomas Goodwin
Sermon Vide:The Life of George Whitefield by Pastor Piper
Sermon Video (Boasting In The Cross)Pastor J Piper
Sermon Video (The Free Wiil of The Wind) Pastor J Piper
Sermon Video :Abortion by Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video :Behold The Lamb of God Pastor Piper
Sermon Video :Love by Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video :No one ever spoke like this man Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video :Staying Married Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video :The Lord's Supper Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video :The Supremacy of Christ Pastor Piper
Sermon Video :The Value of The Bible Pastor Piper
Sermon Video :Was This Child Born Blind?Pastor J Piper
Sermon Video 1 When The Righteous Suffer J Piper
Sermon video 2 When The Righteous Suffer p2 J Piper
Sermon Video Resting and Wrestling Pastor John
Sermon Video: Judas Iscariot by Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:All Things Were Created Through Him Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Being Single Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Don't Waste Your Life Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Feed The Flame of Gods Gift by Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:For Judgement I came Into This World Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:He Knew What Was In Man Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:How God Word's Produces Are Work John Piper
Sermon Video:Jesus Christ In Romans Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Lionhearted Pastor John Piper
Sermon video:Marriage Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Marriage Pursuing Conformity to christ Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Pray Like This by Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:Racial Diversity Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:The Light of The World Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:The Obedience of Faith Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:The Recession Pastor J Piper
Sermon Video:The Truth Will Set You Free Pastor John Piper
Sermon Video:We Found The Messiah Pastor J Piper
Shared Intentions? Reflections on Inspiration and Interpretation in Light of Scripture's Dual Author
Sin and God's Gift Dr J Gresham Machen
Spanish Theology Video ,La Perspectiva Circunstancial:Revelacion y Situación
Spanish Theology VideoLa Perspectiva Normativa: Dios y Su Palabra
St Anselm R C Sproul
St Cyprian Epistle 1
Strange Fire by A W Pink
Studies In Acts Group
Studies In Matthew Group
Studies in Popular Islam Dr Samuel Zwemer
Suffering And Consolation Rev C H Spurgeon
Sufferring Christians by A W Pink
Systematic Theology DR Cheung
Testament Hebrew Lexicon
That the Scriptures Might Be Fulfilled Piper
The Atonement by Dr J Gresham Machen
The Attributes of God by A W Pink
The Bands of Brotherhood Dr R C Sproul
The Bible and Modern Criticism by Professor F Bettex
The Bible Is The Word Of God A W Pink
The Book of Daniel Professor Joseph Wilson
The Bruised Reed by Richard Sibbes
The Cambridge 7
The Center of Biblical Theology in Acts: Deliverance and Damnation Display the Divine
The Children's crusade DR R C Sproul Jr
The Christian Faith DR Geerhardos Vos
The Christian in Complete Armour;William Gurnall, M.A.,
The Consecrated Life:The Life and Times of Francis Ridley Havergal by J J Burns
The Conversion of Dr Martin Luther
The Covenant Way Susan Hunt
The Cross by J C Ryle
The Cross John Newton 1725-1807
The Cross: A Call To The Fundamentals Of Religion J C Ryle
The Cup of Wrath Andrew Bonar
The Dangers of Mixing Law and Gospel Jason Stellman
The Dazzling Darkness of God’s Triune Love: Introducing Evangelicals to the Theology of Hans Urs von
The Death and Resurrection of Christ W. H. Griffith Thomas
The Death of Pride
The Deity of Christ & the Church Robert Peterson
The Divine Refuge Rev Charles Spurgeon
The Doctrinal Value of The First Chapters of Genesis Rev Dyson Hague
The Doctrinal Value of The First Chapters of Genesis Rev Dyson Hague
The Duties of Parents by Bishop J C Ryle
The Early Narratives of Genesis Professor James Orr
The End of Soap Oprah Dr Carl Trueman
The Excellence of Christ by Jonathan Edwards
The Faithful Promiser John MacDuff
The Fallacies of the Higher Criticism by Professor Franklin Johnson
The Fiture of Justification John Piper Book Review
The Fool's Creed DR Torrey
The Genesis of the New Faith Charles Cutler Torrey
The German Reformation part 1 DR Philip Schaff
The German Reformation part 2 Dr Philip Schaff
The Glory of God In Preaching Darrell W. Johnson
The Glory of The Cross Part 1 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 10 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 2 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross Part 3 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross Part 4 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 5 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 6 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 7 Samuel Zwemer
The Glory of The Cross part 9 Samuel Zwemer
The Goodness of The Law DR R C Sproul
The Gospel and the Poor Tim Keller
The Gospel of John A W Pink
The Gospel of John Set Free: Preaching without Anti-Judaism.
The Grace of Cheerful Giving Frank Cavalli
The Heart of The Gospel DR A T Pierson
The Historical Basis Of The Historical Faith by DR James Denney
The History of Justification by faith James Buchanan
The History of The Higher Criticism by Canon Dyson Hague
The Holy Spirit A W Pink
The Holy Spirit Rev C H Spurgeon
The Idea of Biblical Theology DR Geerhardus Vos
The Importance of Christian Scholarship Dr J G Machen
The Importance of Prayer DR A Torrey
The Internal Evidence For The Fourth Gospel Canon G Osborne
The Jewish World In The Days Of Christ Dr Edersheim
The Kingdom of God DR Geerhardus Vos
The Koran H A R Gibb
The Life of Adoniran Judson
The Life of Dr Martin Luther part 1 by Philip Melanchon
The Life of Dr Martin Luther part 2 by Philip Melancthon
The Life of Elijah by A W Pink
The Life of Faith A W Pink
The Life of John Bunyan
The Life of King David A W Pink
The Life of King David part 2 A W Pink
The Life Of Matthew Henry
The Life of Stephen Charnock by William Symington
The Magic Bullet Sebastian Heck
The Mohammedan Controversy (1897) Dr Samuel Zwemer
The Mosaic Authorship by Professor George Wright
The Most Important Question DR Torrey
The Need For Revival Dr A Torrey
The New Life Andrew Murray
The Oppresion of Man Thomas Manton
The Origin of Paul's Religion by Dr J G Machen
The Origin of the 'ID AL-ADHA Dr Richard Bell
The Origins of The Qur'an Rev W Goldsack
The Pastor and the Funeral by Harry Reeder
The Peace that Passes R.C. Sproul Jr.
The Persecution of the Church by Dr Philip Schaff
The Person of Christ Dr John Owen
The Place of Christ In The New Testament by Dr James Denney
The Pleasures of God video 4 Pastor John Piper
The Pleasures of God Video 1 John Piper
The Pleasures of God Video 2 Pastor John Piper
The Pleasures of God video 3 Pastor John Piper
The Pleasures of God video 5 Pastor John Piper
The Power of Prayer Andrew Murray
The Power of The Word Of God R A Torrey
The Precious Gift of Baby Talk John Piper
The Rainbow In The Clouds John MacDuff
The Reformation by Dr Philip Schaff
The Refutatation of Dispensationalism by A W Pink
The Resurrection of Christ Dr J G Machen
The Sacrifice of Jesus Christ John Calvin
The Secret of Blessing DR R A Torrey
The Secret of Blessing DR R A Torrey
The Soul-Shaping Reality of the Gospel: An Interview with David Wells
The Spirit of Rebellion R C Sproul jr
The Study Bible developed and located around the world!
The Tabernacle In The Wilderness by Professor David Heagle
The Testimony of Christ To The Old Testement William Cavan DD
The Theology of John Calvin by DR Philip Schaff
The Theology of Romans by Dr Charles Hodge
The Things of God R.C. Sproul
The Triune God: Good, Beautiful, and True Harry Reeder
The Unholy Pursuit of God in Moby Dick Dr R C Sproul
The Vanity of the world Rev John Newton
The Victory Parade We Don't deserve R C Sproul Jr
The Way of Holiness Jonathan Edwards
The Way The World Thinks DR A Mohler
The Westminster Assembly Project Chad Dixhoorn
The Will of God In Prayer DR A Torrey
The Witness of Paul by Dr J G Machen
The Word Of God B B Warfield
The Work Of The Holy Spirit Dr A Kuyper
The Works Flavius Josephus
The Year in Books Keith Mathison
Theological Articles
Theology in the time of Charlemagne
This Isn’t Going to Be As Easy As It Looks by Keith Mathison
Time to (Re)Discover Hebrews Sinclair Ferguson
To Be Deep in History Keith Mathison
Truly Reformed Theology Burk Parsons
Truth of the Christian Religion in Six Books by Hugo Grotius. Corrected and Illustrated with Notes b
Two Thumbs Down by R.C. Sproul Jr.
United in the (whole) Truth Burk Parsons
Unqualified Christians Burk Parsons
'Uthman and the Recension of the Koran Leon Caetani
Vehicles for Giving the Self: An Interview with Michael Card
Video on the Prosperity gospel John Piper
Video:The Prosperity gospel Pastor John Piper
Video:The Supremacy of Christ in a Postmodern World Dr D. A .Carson
Walking With God George Whitefield
Water of Life John Bunyan
Way to Christ Boehme, Jakob (1575-1624)
We Believe the Bible and You Do Not Keith Mathison
Western Seminary Missions Conference
What is Christianity? Dr J G Machen
What makes the Apostles Creed so special? By Simon Peter Sutherland
When To Pray Dr A Torrey
Who Belongs To The Church? by John Calvin
Who Is My Brother Dr R C Sproul jr
Why Jesus Christ Died Rev T .T. Shields Famous Canadian Preacher
With Passion R C Sproul jr
Work of Jesus Christ John Bunyan
Writing Fo God 's Glory Burk Parson
Young Women,Idolatry and The Powerful Gospel Elyse