RC Sproul: Works Will Make You Believe More
June 19, 2012, 10:45 am
Filed under: Galatian Heresy, Law/Gospel Distinction, Lordship Salvation

by David Bishop

In his book, Essential Truths of Christian Faith, RC Sproul argues that believers grow in faith by keeping God’s law.

“We are justified by faith alone apart from works.  However, all believers grow in faith by keeping God’s holy commands – not to gain God’s favor, but out of loving gratitude for the grace already bestowed on them through the work of Christ.” – pg. 254

In the very same book, he argues that some people are saved but do not know they are saved, because they have not assured themselves of their election by ridding themselves of sins that trouble their conscience. Continue reading