How Were People Saved In The Old Testament

How were people saved in the Old Testament?

We are saved by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone. But how were people reconciled to God before the coming of Christ? From one of our Ask Ligonier events, Steven Lawson explains how the saints of the Old Testament were saved. To get real-time answers to your biblical and theological questions, just ask Ligonier. Visit

How Were People Saved In The Old Testament?

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