The Truth about Angels and Demons

They're powerful, invisible, and profoundly misunderstood. Nearly every culture in history has paid homage to them in one form or another. But what does the Bible have to say about angels and demons? Join Dr. R.C. Sproul as he challenges popular myths and errors by presenting the biblical view of these otherworldly beings.

  • Worldwide Class

    Take this course with Ligonier Connect students from around the world. In the Worldwide Class, you'll be able to:

    • Take the course at your own pace
    • Discuss questions and share notes with your classmates
    • Keep unlimited access to the course content with an active Ligonier Connect subscription
  • Create your own group class

    Take this course with your own private group of friends, family, or church members. With a group class, you'll be able to:

    • Take the class together on a schedule or allow members to work at their own pace
    • Invite anyone to join your class (requires a Ligonier Connect subscription)
    • Moderate discussion questions and leave feedback for each member of your class
    • Monitor each member's progress at a glance

About this course

Throughout the ages, angels and demons have fascinated mankind. They are the subject of countless paintings, statues, songs, legends, and religious artifacts. But what does the Bible have to say about these mysterious, unseen creatures? It’s a question every Christian should be able to answer because angels and demons play an integral role in the spiritual realm, of which Scripture is principally concerned. Join Dr. R.C. Sproul as he challenges popular myths and errors by presenting the biblical view of these otherworldly beings.

This course has been approved by the Association of Christian Schools International for one Continuing Education Unit.

Course Path Overview

  • GETTING STARTED

    • Welcome to The Truth about Angels and Demons

      • to-do Review Course Material
      • to-do Update Your Student Profile
      • to-do Introduce Yourself
  • The Heavenly Choir

    • Lesson 1: The Heavenly Choir

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch The Heavenly Choir
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 1 Self-Assessment
  • The Heavenly Host

    • Lesson 2: The Heavenly Host

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch The Heavenly Host
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 2 Self-Assessment
  • Earthly Forces

    • Lesson 3: Earthly Forces

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch Earthly Forces
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 3 Self-Assessment
  • Angels as Ministers

    • Lesson 4: Angels as Ministers

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch Angels as Ministers
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 4 Self-Assessment
  • Angels as Messengers

    • Lesson 5: Angels as Messengers

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch Angels as Messengers
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 5 Self-Assessment
  • Angel Worship?

    • Lesson 6: Angel Worship?

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch Angel Worship?
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 6 Self-Assessment
  • The Adversary

    • Lesson 7: The Adversary

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch The Adversary
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 7 Self-Assessment
  • The Angel of “Light”

    • Lesson 8: The Angel of “Light”

      • read Introduction
      • read Bible Reading
      • watch The Angel of “Light”
      • to-do Discuss
      • Take Lesson 8 Self-Assessment