The Doctrine of Adoption and its Importance for Pastoral Ministry

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Dr. Ligon Duncan (Chancellor/CEO of Reformed Theological Seminary) discusses the importance and pastoral implications of our adoption in Christ.

Adoption is a doctrine that mirrors the truth of God’s redemptive fatherhood.

Ligon Duncan (MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary; PhD, University of Edinburgh) is chancellor and CEO of Reformed Theological Seminary, chairman of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, and a Council member for The Gospel Coalition. He has authored, co-authored, edited, or contributed to numerous books, including Does Grace Grow Best in Winter? He and his wife, Anne, have two children.

Editor’s Note: This lecture was part of Southeastern’s Ph.D. Colloquium Series. If you’re interested in earning a Th.M. or a Ph.D. from Southeastern, click here for more information
  • Adoption
  • Ligon Duncan
  • Pastoral Ministry
  • theology
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