Originally published September 29, 2017 under the title “A priest, two goats, and salvation” Yom Kippur is this weekend. For observant Jews all over the world, this evening, the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur in Hebrew) […]
“Atonement” is a theological word that gets mentioned. In short, atonement refers to the work that Christ has done for those who have faith in Him to earn their salvation.
I think people sometimes approach the gospel with skepticism. Jesus died for the sins of all who believe in him.
I know I used to ask was “why do we need this? Why do we have to believe in Jesus? Is sin such a big deal? Why is he the only way?”