The Suffering Savior

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Via Dolorosa – III

Mark 15:16-23

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson concludes his exposition of Christ's suffering on the way to Calvary by discussing the many theories of what the Messiah's divine sacrifice accomplishes.


Mark 15:24-32

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expounds Christ's suffering on the cross itself.

The Last Words – I

Luke 23:33-43

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson begins a sub-series on Jesus' final word on the cross. The first few statements are expounded, including Christ's exchanges with the thieves and his instructions concerning his mother.

The Last Words – II: A Study in Satisfaction

Mark 15:33-37

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expounds Jesus cry of "My God, my God, why hast Thou forsaken me?"

The Last Words – III: The Glory of the Cross

John 19:28-30

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson comments on the fifth of Jesus' sayings on the cross, "I thirst."

The Last Words – IV: The Finished Work of Christ

John 19:28-30

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson concludes his sub-series on Christ's words from the cross with a discussion of, "It is finished."

The Burial of Christ

Matthew 27:57-61

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson comments on Christ's burial and its demonstration of the Messiah's divine and human natures.

The Resurrection: Its Place in the Doctrine of Atonement

John 20:1-10

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson gives detailed exposition of the resurrection of Jesus and the significance of each of those who encounted Christ after the miraculous event.

The Purpose of the Atonement

2 Corinthians 5:14-21

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson devotes this lesson to a summary of the doctrine of the atonement and God's aims through the work of the second person of the Trinity.

The Design of the Atonement: For Whom Did Christ Die? – I

Romans 8:32

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses the core debate within Protestant Christianity over the purpose of Christ's suffering, death and resurrection. In this first part, the basic views concerning the application of Christ's atonement are summarized.


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