Why Is Theology Important?

Russell Moore discusses why every Christian should grow in their theological knowledge. 

Even when we say “Jesus” we are making a theological statement. Even saying “Jesus is enough” is making a theological statement...And most of the issues we think are practical, devotional, or spiritual are also theological issues.

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Russell Moore

Russell Moore is president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. He is the author of several books, including Onward: Engaging the Culture without Losing the Gospel, Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ and Adopted for Life: The Priority of Adoption for Christian Families & Churches. He also hosts Signposts, a weekly podcast on the gospel and culture. He and his wife Maria are the parents of five boys.

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