For Whom Did Christ Die?

R.C. Sproul

Series: The Atonement of Jesus


Where did the idea of limited atonement come from? Do Calvinists believe that Jesus’ work on the Cross is limited? What was God’s design and purpose for the atonement of Christ? Did God offer thepossibility of salvation for all people? In this message, Dr. Sproul teaches us about the design, purpose, and scope of Jesus’ atonement, and clarifies the often misunderstood doctrine of limited atonement as he considers the question “For Whom Did Christ Die?”

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Ligonier Ministries is an international Christian discipleship organization founded by theologian Dr. R.C. Sproul in 1971 to equip Christians to articulate what they believe, why they believe it, how to live it, and how to share it. Proclaiming God’s holiness is central to Ligonier’s purpose.