Tagged: “death”

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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Hope for the Bruised

Sometimes in life, something so drastic happens, and you wonder if there’s any way to put back the pieces. According to Luke 4:18, Jesus came to “set at liberty them that are bruised.” In other words, He came to set you free from the life-shattering experiences that have hurt you and hold you back.

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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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