Running the Race

We discuss Geerhardus Vos’s sermon on Hebrews 12:1–3, “Running the Race,” from his collection Grace and Glory: Sermons Preached at Princeton Seminary.


  • 00:07 Introduction
  • 01:11 Historical Context
  • 06:06 Doctrine and Exhortation
  • 18:05 A Cloud of Witnesses
  • 21:19 The Imagery of Running
  • 24:40 Union with the Ascended Christ
  • 29:24 A Grumbling Spirit
  • 38:27 Run the Race with Patience
  • 45:23 The Sermon Ends on an Indicative
  • 53:00 Conclusion

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