A Vested Interest

R.C. Sproul

Series: The Psychology of Atheism


Many folks cope with the pain and suffering of life by holding on to the hope of a better place where there is no more pain, suffering, and tears. Who wouldn’t want to go to a place like that? Jesus promised such a place for His people. But is the Christian belief in heaven a result of our own wishful projections of a better life? Beginning this new series entitled “The Psychology of Atheism,” Dr. Sproul first discusses the underlying motivations of those who do not want God to exist.

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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.