What Happened to Preaching?


The guys continue the series on the means of grace by discussing preaching. What has happened to the preaching of the word of Christ? Jon and Justin begin by distinguishing preaching from teaching. Then, they consider the preaching event. It is an event. (Live streams and sermon audio is not preaching.) The guys conclude with a lengthy discussion on the content of preaching. Preaching is to extol and herald the person and work of Christ in the place of sinners, and preaching requires the right dividing of law and gospel.

Semper Reformanda: Jon and Justin talk about some of the critiques that are raised against Christ-centered, redemptive-historical preaching, along with the false dichotomy introduced between grammatical-historical and redemptive-historical approaches to exegesis. (Warning: It’s a passionate discussion.)

Our episode on “Introduction to Law/Gospel Distinction”
Our series on Covenant Theology
Our episode on “Is Your Theological System Any Good?”
Our episode on “Legal Preaching”
Our episode on “Christ-Centered Preaching”

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