What Is The Gospel?

Lisa Sharon Harper, Chief Church Engagement Officer of Sojourners Magazine, speaks about what the gospel or “good news” for the world is as found in the narrative of the Christian story. She begins by placing Jesus and his work within the context of the biblical tradition and narrative, and shows us how the gospel cannot be reduced to simple ideas about sin, salvation, and repentance.

Let us talk. Let us create.

The curriculum includes a 20 minute film with accompanying discussion guide. 


  1. The Gospel as "Very Good"
  2. The Gospel as "Shalom"
  3. The Gospel as "Sabbath"
  4. The Gospel as "Reconciliation"

Questions and Practices written by Phu Luu.

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