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Topic: Atonement

Episode Topic Audio

2021-04-20
God Bought Salvation from Satan: So can you explain how God had to buy salvation for us from the devil?



2021-02-23
"Satisfaction Theory" of the Atonement: What is your view of Saint Anselm's "Satisfaction Theory" of redemption? [I Corinthians 5:7, Leviticus 16].



2021-02-01
God's Wrath Poured Onto Jesus: Can you help me sort out the idea that God poured out His wrath for sin onto Jesus? [Isaiah 53:6, Psalms 22:1, 2 Corinthians 5:21, I Peter 2:34, I Thessalonians 5:9].



2020-09-24
Everyone Must Die for Own Sins: Someone who is moving away from Christianity toward Judaism, is struggling with the scripture that indicates that everyone must suffer the consequences of their own sins. [Ezekiel 18:18-20, Hebrews 10:4, Hebrew 10:26, I Timothy 2:6].



2020-09-22
if Christ Died to Atone for Sin, How Can There Still be Punishment: If Christ came to die to atone for the sins of all, how can punishment be required (universal atonement vs universal salvation)? [I Corinthians 8:10-11, 2 Peter 2:1].



2020-09-21
Quandry, "Remember Sins No More", but a still a Judgment Seat: If God says He will remember our sins no more, then why do we have to stand before the judgment seat? [Jeremiah 31:31-34, 2 Corinthians 5: 10, Psalm 103:10].



2020-09-04
Day of Atonement and Sacrifice Fulfilled in Christ: Could you talk about the day of atonement and the phrase "no more conscience of sin"? [Hebrews 10:2-12].



2020-09-02
Christ Dying for Our Sins, Past, Present, Future: Did Christ's suffering on the cross include feeling the pain of my sins, as He actually felt them at that moment also-sort of outside of time? [Revelation 18:8].
Jesus' Amount of Suffering Due to Enormity of Sins He bore: Did Jesus suffer more on the cross because He was suffering for such an infinite number sins? [Revelation 13:8].


2020-09-02
Atoning Death of Jesus: Was Jesus' death what atoned for our sins, or what there more to it? [Isaiah 53:6, I Peter 2:24, 2 Corinthians 5:21, Revelation 14:10].



2020-08-18
One Person, Jesus, Justifying All: How did could one person's death (Jesus') provide the justice necessary to forgive all mankind of all their sin? [Romans 3, Ephesians 2:15, 2 Corinthians 5, I Peter 2:24, Isaiah 53:6, John 15:1-6].
Justification of All Sin by One Man: How can it be "just" to have Jesus bear all sin in His one body ?


2020-08-03
Serpent on the Cross Symbolic of Jesus: Would you help me sort out that strangeness of the symbol of the serpent on the pole, its symbolism & relation to Christ's crucifixion? [Numbers 21:8-9, I Peter 2:24, Isaiah 53:6, 2 Corinthians 5:21].



2020-07-17
Difference in Translations: Could you clarify the difference in translation of this verse in Acts? [Acts 13:39].
Forgiveness of Sin in Old Testament: How were people forgiven of sins in the Old Testament? [Hebrews 10:4, Psalm 51:17].


2020-06-25
Dispensationalist View of Future Sacrifices in the Third Temple: If I can't accept future sacrifices in a third temple as scriptural, is it a hill to die on? [Zechariah 14:20-21, Ezekiel 40-48, Ezekiel 43:10-11, 43:22-26, Ezekiel 45:15,20, Hebrews 10:6, Psalms 51:16, Psalm 40:6-8].



2020-06-05
Sin Brought to an End: Was every possible sin put on Jesus when he died, which brought the final sacrifice that would bring an end to sin? [2 Corinthians 5:21, Daniel 9:24].



2020-05-07
Propitiation is God Being Paid-off: If Jesus was the "propitiation", and propitiation means a pay-off, was requiring a God paid off? [I John 2:2].
Sin Already Forgiven: If our debt was paid by God, then are our sins forgiven past, present, and future, requiring no further repentance? [I John 5:12].


2020-04-17
Substitutionary Atonement & Other Views: Is there no mention or description of the Substitutionary Atonement in the gospel of Luke? Are there other views of the atonement? [Mark 10:45, Matthew 20:28].



2020-03-09
Forgiven Sins-Past, Present & Future: Do you agree with Dr. Michael Brown in that only our past sin is forgiven when we are converted to Christ, and future sin requires repentance? [2 Peter 1:9, I John 7, 9].



2020-02-03
Secrets Only Given to the Disciples: Why would Jesus only reveal His message of salvation to only a select few? Does He not want all to be saved? [Matthew 13:11f, 23:37, 16:24, 10:28-30, 7:6, Isaiah 6, Luke 13:34, 19:41-44, Mark 4:34, John 6:44, 12:32, Matthew].



2019-10-18
The Atonement-Various Views: Can you review the various views of the atonement; Christus Victor, Penal Substitution, Ransom View? [Hebrews 2:15, Colossians 2:14, Mark 10:45, 2 Timothy 2, Acts 20, I Peter 1].



2019-08-28
Atonement - Various Views: Can you help me understand the various views of the atonement, and why did Jesus have to die? [Colossian 2:15, Hebrews 2:14, I Timothy 2:6, Matthew 20:28, Romans 3:20-26].



2019-08-14
Jews, Atonement & Yom Kippur: How do the Jews today atone for sin, since they no longer have a temple? [Hebrews 9:22, Leviticus 17:11].



2019-07-29
Physical Healing in the Atonement: Does scripture teach us that in the atonement, we are promised healing from physical illnesses? [Isaiah 53:4-5, Matthew 8:17, I Peter 2:24, Isaiah 1:1, I John 1:9, Philippians 2:25-30].



2019-07-04
Atonement: Who was Jesus paying the ransom to? Was it to The Father, or was it to Satan?



2019-06-06
Atonement for Intentional Sin: Is there a a sacrifice for sin that is for intentional sin? [I John 1: 7, 9, Hebrews 10:26, 13, 18, Acts 13: 38-39, Jeremiah 31, Hebrews 9].



2019-03-25
Animal sacrifice: On the Day of Atonement, what kind of animal did the High Priest slaughter? [Leviticus 16]. How do we understand the symbolism of "Lamb of God"? Do all the animals have distinct meanings in the sacrificial rites?



2019-01-24
God's Wrath on the Cross: Did Jesus suffer the wrath of the Father on the cross?
Differing Views of the Atonement: What do you think of all the different views of the atonement?


2018-12-21
Humility & I don't know: I love listening to your program because sometimes you just say, "I don't know".
It is Finished: What does it mean when Jesus said, "it is finished"?


2018-12-14
Atonement: Was the atonement finished at the cross & if it was, why do we need a High Priest in Heaven?



2018-12-11
Jesus Dying on the Cross: Why did Jesus have to die on the cross? Couldn't there have been another way? various views of the atonement



2018-07-24
Eternal Security: How come you didn't use a couple examples in the Bible in refuting the Once Saved, Always Saved Doctrine, especially the Prodigal son story? [Luke 15:11-32]
All Sins Covered by Atonement: Are all our sins, for all eternity, covered by the atonement? Charles Stanley holds the view that one cannot lose their salvation.


2018-04-19
Calvinism & "Wasted Atonement": I've been going to a reformed church & when it says "all have sinned", that means ALL have sinned, so does that include babies? What does "wasted atonement" mean to the calvinist?



2018-04-10
Day of Atonement-Yom Kippur & Passover: Why would Paul call Jesus our Passover instead of our Atonement? What is the difference between the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur) & the Passover?
Jesus the Messiah: How come the Jews don't accept the idea that Jesus was the Messiah?


2018-03-26
Atonement-Penal & Christus Victor: Was God punishing Christ for our sins?



2018-03-19
Jesus Interceding only for the He died for Elect: Calvinism teaches that Jesus only died for & interceded for only those people He died for, as opposed for everyone.



2018-03-14
Jesus' Atonement: Do we as Christians really understand the full benefits purchased by Christ until we see Him? Did Adam & Eve understand it better than us?



2018-01-04
By His Stripes we are Healed: People seem to use the verse in Isaiah about "by His stripes we are healed", but isn't that a misuse of the Scripture? [Isaiah 53]



2018-01-01
Views of Atonement: What are the Christus Victor and Penal Substitution views of atonement?



2017-12-01
Judgment Private or Public: Will the judgment be private or public where everyone can see it? [Romans 2:16]
Adam as a Sacrifice: Jack hayford says that if Adam had not sinned, but Eve had, he could've been an acceptable sacrifice instead of Jesus. What do you think about that idea?
Greatest in the Kingdom of God: What can you tell about this verse? [Matthew 18:1]

2017-10-10
The Son of God Dying: Why did Jesus have to die?



2017-07-31
Christ' Blood Different than Ours: With the life being in the blood, was Jesus' blood different than ours?



2017-07-13
Calvinism's Limited Atonement: Considering Calvinism's unlimited or limited atonement, did Christ die for the whole world or not?



2017-07-10
Jesus' Ransom (Atonement): ransom being paid by Jesus. (I can't quite follower her either.)



2017-07-10
Jesus' Ransom (Atonement) Involving the Atonement, who was Jesus paying the ransom to? I heard the early church thought Satan.



2017-03-31
Jesus' Atonement: Did Jesus save us from God or from the evil forces of Satan.



2017-03-20
Christ Dying for Everyone: Jesus dying for all, sins being pardoned, ramifications of what the Scriptures say & what Calvinists say [2 Corinthians 5:14-15, 1 Corinthians 15:22]



2017-03-15
Praying directly to Jesus or the Father: (followup) praying to Jesus vs the Father
Healing: Is this talking about our sickness will be healed? [Isaiah 53:4, Matthew 8:17]


2016-03-04
Atonement: Caller would like Steve's explanation of the different kinds of atonement, moral, Christus Victor, ransom, substitutionary & so on.



2015-11-23
Penal Substitution: What are thoughts on Penal Substitution (& the Atonement)?



2015-11-02
Healing: Caller comments on previous call about healings.
Russia & the Middle East: With Russia & other allied countries setting up in the Middle East, are we at the time that what Jesus was talking about when He said when you see Jerusalem being surrounded by Rome, we'd know the end was near? [Luke 21:20]


2015-11-02
"By His Stripes we are Healed": Why do we need a doctor if we can be healed by Jesus' stripes? [Isaiah 53:4-5, 1 Peter 2:24-25]



2015-08-24
Healing & Charismatic Churches: Does Steve know of anyone who's been a deep Christian for a long time who hasn't been healed? [Isaiah 53:5]
No Healing, No Faith: Some people think that if you are suffering from not being healed you are not strong in faith. [Hebrews 11]
Finding a good fit: How did Steve find a good fit for where HE fellowships?

2015-08-10
Atonement: Steve doesn't believe physical healing is in the Atonment, but Spiritual Healing, but Dr. Michael Brown disagrees w/ that. [Isaiah 53:5, Matthew 8:17]



2015-04-24
Atonement: Healing is not part of the Atonement, so it doesn't fall under the Christus Victor or the Penal Substitution? [Matthew 8:17]



2015-02-06
God's Plan of Salvation: Someone can't take someone else's place for their crime, but Jesus was able to.



2015-01-30
The Law of the Atonement: The 2 Goats, one for Lord, one was as the Scapegoat. But what is "Azazel" (in the Hebrew)? [Leviticus 16:6-10]



2015-01-13
Paul offering an animal sacrifice: Did Paul really offer an animal sacrifice? [Acts 21:23-26]



2015-01-02
Jesus dying for the Angels: Jesus died for us humans beings, of course, but what about the angels? Could they repent as a result of Him dying on the cross?



2014-12-10
Animal Sacrifices: It tells us in Hebrews that animal sacrifices can never take away sin, so why do verses in the Old Testament seem to say just the opposite, that they can & will? [Hebrews 10]



2014-10-01
Penal Substitution: What are your thoughts on Penal Substitution, being separated from God? [Psalm 22]



2014-08-14
Atonement for healing (followup): Aren't the Elders supposed to pray over the sick & God will heal us? Doesn't it say, "By His stripes we are healed"? [James 5:14, Isaiah 53:5, 1 John 1:9]



2014-08-14
Healing as part of the Atonement: My Pastor points out that Jesus purchased our ability to claim healing as well as our forgiveness that happened on the cross & that since Jesus was actually "slain from foundation of the world", that's why He was able to Heal people, & why we can claim it. What do you think? [Matthew 8:17, Revelation 13:8, Isaiah 53:4-5]



2014-08-11
Being saved before the Cross: How were people saved before Jesus died? [Hebrews 11, Romans 4]
Diet in Heaven (New Earth): What kind of food are we going to eat on the other side of the glory?
Bugs in Heaven: Are there going to be bugs in Heaven?

2014-08-08
Atonement - Christus Victor, Penal Substitution Views: Can you please explain the differing views of the Atonement such as the Christus Victor view & the Penal Substitution view? [Romans 3:24-26]



2014-06-06
Jesus dying for Original Sins: Caller heard that Jesus only died for original sin, but our on going sins we have to ask forgiveness for at least once a year or they carry over.



2014-06-05
Expiation and Propitiation: Was Jesus' death more of a "Propitiation" (appeasing the wrath of God) or was it more of an "Expiation" (removing the guilt from our record)?
Wrath of God: Does God ever get angry at us?
No condemnation: But as long as we are in Christ Jesus, even though we do sin, just like when a child disobeys a parent, God doesn't condemn us, does He? [Romans 8:1]

2014-06-03
Believing in Jesus if born today: Caller rehashing the call that happened the day before about if Jesus was born today, coming up w/ a theory of what the caller meant.



2014-06-02
Jesus being born today: Listener isn't sure if she'd believe in Christianity if Jesus was born in this day & age. Immaculate Conception, Son of God, a Savior, Atonement, Resurrection, it all sounds crazy to her, & if she wouldn't believe that it happened today if it did, why would she believe it happened 2,000 years ago either?



2014-05-12
Blood for Atonement: Is Blood necessary for the atonement of sins? Some say it's not necessary, so they Jesus sacrifice was null & void. What do you think? [Leviticus 5:11]



2014-05-01
3 Hours of Darkness: What caused the 3 hours of Darnkness during the crucifixion of Jesus? [Matthew 27:45-53]
Jesus going to Hell: Did Jesus go to Hell during His death?
Taking on the Sins of the World: Doesn't it say somewhere that Jesus took on the sins of the world? [Mark 10:45, 1 peter 2]

2014-04-15
Limited & Unlimited Atonement: Can you explain Limited & Unlimited Atonement?



2014-04-09
Healing & Atonement: Caller explains about his son's disabilities, the caller's experiences learning about healing, going to meetings about them, but he has learned that he just needs to trust God, if He heals or doesn't heal his son. [Isaiah 53:5-6]



2014-03-13
By His Stripes we are Healed: In Isaiah 53, by His Stripes we are healed, do you believe it is talking about Jesus' SUFFERING on the cross as well as dying on the cross, His scourging? [Isaiah 53]
Jesus bearing our guilt: Did Jesus bear our guilt as well as our penalty on the cross?


2014-01-07
Jesus' Atonement: Would Jesus needed to have died on the cross if Adam & Eve & their descendants hadn't sinned?



2013-01-16
Propitiation & Atonement: What is the difference between "Propitiation" & "Atonement"? The number of times it has to be done? Propitiation only once & Atonement many times? [1 John 2:2, Romans 3:25]


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