What is the Gospel?

The Bible is the best-selling book of all time. It continues to sell more copies each year than any oth- er book. Why is it so popular? The Bible is more than just a historical document. It is writing inspired by the Creator, a message to the created. What is this message? The message can be described in one word: gospel. The gospel is the good news that God saves sinners through Christ.

Let’s define some of these terms to help you better understand this important gospel.