Tagged: “crucifixion”

Stained-Glass Jesus

Jesus was no more himself than when He hung on the cross as the Savior of the world.  The seven last sayings of Christ revealed seven ‘stained-glass vignettes‘ of the God-man — on display forever in the annals of Christianity. Our view of Jesus would be incomplete had we not seen these very-different portraits of […]

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He Thought of Her

It is hard to think about how Mary must have felt that day. Thirty years prior, she was visited by angels. She was chosen by God. She was a vital instrument in fulfilling messianic prophecy. She was the bearer of Emmanuel, God with us.

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Three Crosses

Often romanticized and bejeweled, the symbol of the cross was not a thing of beauty or of religion when Jesus met it 2,000 years ago. It was the most hideous, obscene instrument of death one could imagine. The cross was man’s best attempt at a torturous hell on earth.

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