What is the Simplest Definition of the Gospel?

Episode 707 Show Notes 

From the Show

There is more that can be said about the gospel, but at the core of it is the message of what Jesus did to forgive us and redeem us from our sins so that we might have communion with him.

–Adriel Sanchez

What is the Simplest Definition of the Gospel?

Questions in this Episode

  1. How was Jesus proving the truth of the resurrection in Matthew 22?
  2. What is the Christian response to my spouse leaving me?
  3. Are Christians still required to keep Old Testament dietary laws?
  4. Is there a quick and clear definition of the gospel? I feel like I get a different answer depending on what church or Christian I ask.
  5. How do we respond to pastoral moral failure?

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Adriel Sanchez

Adriel Sanchez is pastor of North Park Presbyterian Church, a congregation in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). In addition to his pastoral responsibilities, he also serves the broader church as a host on the Core Christianity radio program, a live, daily call-in talk show where he answers listeners' questions about the Bible and the Christian faith. He and his wife Ysabel live in San Diego with their four children.

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