128 episodes

Have you ever wished that someone would explain theology in a way that doesn’t require a degree or a dictionary? Maybe you’ve listened to a sermon and it seemed like the pastor was speaking another language. Or perhaps you’ve thought that the notes in your study Bible could use a commentary of their own. From imputation to justification, theophany to theodicy, keeping all these concepts straight can be a challenge for any believer. This is a short podcast about long words. Every week, Barry Cooper sheds light on a different biblical or theological term, using helpful illustrations to apply it to your life. Listen to this week’s episode to expand your understanding and deepen your faith, one word at a time.

Simply Put Ligonier Ministries

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 40 Ratings

Have you ever wished that someone would explain theology in a way that doesn’t require a degree or a dictionary? Maybe you’ve listened to a sermon and it seemed like the pastor was speaking another language. Or perhaps you’ve thought that the notes in your study Bible could use a commentary of their own. From imputation to justification, theophany to theodicy, keeping all these concepts straight can be a challenge for any believer. This is a short podcast about long words. Every week, Barry Cooper sheds light on a different biblical or theological term, using helpful illustrations to apply it to your life. Listen to this week’s episode to expand your understanding and deepen your faith, one word at a time.

    52. Ordo Salutis

    52. Ordo Salutis

    What steps take place in the salvation of a Christian? In this episode, Barry Cooper provides an encouraging reminder that God's redemption of His people is an unstoppable process.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/ordo-salutis/

    • 6 min
    51. The Communicable Attributes of God

    51. The Communicable Attributes of God

    There's a good way of wanting to be like God--and a very bad way. In this episode, Barry Cooper identifies the ways we can, and ought to, imitate God.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/the-communicable-attributes-of-god/

    • 5 min
    50. Hermeneutics

    50. Hermeneutics

    Jesus is the lens through which we must look if we are to understand the Scriptures properly. In this episode, Barry Cooper emphasizes the importance of interpreting the Bible as it was meant to be interpreted.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/hermeneutics/

    • 5 min
    49. The Creation Mandate

    49. The Creation Mandate

    In the ultimate sense, there is no such thing as a job, a task, or a duty that is truly mundane. In this episode, Barry Cooper looks at God's purpose for our everyday work in the world.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/the-creation-mandate/

    • 6 min
    48. The Ontological Argument

    48. The Ontological Argument

    If it is even possible that God exists, then it follows logically that God does exist. In this episode, Barry Cooper walks us through Anselm's famous argument for the existence of God.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/the-ontological-argument/

    • 5 min
    47. The Rapture

    47. The Rapture

    For more than 1,800 years, Christians understood "the rapture" to be the blissful moment of Jesus' second coming. But within the last century and a half, a new interpretation emerged. In this episode, Barry Cooper helps us consider what the Bible says about the rapture of Christ's church.
    Read the transcript: https://simplyputpodcast.com/the-rapture/

    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
40 Ratings

40 Ratings

margANDjared ,

Something so wonderful

Thank you Barry for explaining everything in such a way that makes scripture Not so intimidating to many, myself included. May Yahweh bless you always brother - in Yeshua’s Mighty Name, Amen 🙏

A Mank ,

Simply Put … Simply great!

Lives up to the title indeed.
And Presents Truth … very simply!

Excellent for any who wish to think Biblical isues through clearly!
And definitely extremely effective … in special ministry environments (eg. Prison Ministry, Missions …)

Thanks indeed, Barry.

Blessings,
In Christ Jesus,
Toy.

the other McCoy ,

What a find!

Thanks, Barry for so succinctly expressing these truths, and taking on such challenging and interesting subjects.

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