Lesson: #17: What is idolatry?

Part of course: New City Catechism




What is idolatry? Not a question many people are asking, to be fair! – but idolatry hasn’t disappeared from our society, it has simply gone undercover. Understanding idolatry is hugely important for the Christian life. Let me explain why.

In this video I explain what idolatry is, and also why it matters and how it can impact on our lives. We can make idols of just about anything – money, power, sex, career, family – to name but a few.

Counterfeit Gods by Tim Keller: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B004JHY8V2/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1
20 Questions to diagnose idols: http://qara.org/20-questions-tim-keller-uses-to-diagnose-the-idols-of-the-heart/