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“This is the one who raised up mankind from the grave below”

For this one, who was led away as a lamb, and who was sacrificed as a sheep, by himself delivered us from servitude to the world as from the land of Egypt, and released us from bondage to the devil … Continue reading

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“God has been murdered”

The one who hung the earth in space, is himself hanged; the one who fixed the heavens in place, is himself impaled; the one who firmly fixed all things, is himself firmly fixed to the tree. The Lord is insulted, … Continue reading

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“Jesus reigning from a cursed cross”

A poem by New Testament scholar and pastor D.A. Carson, from his book¬†Scandalous: The Cross and Resurrection of Jesus On that wretched day the soldiers mocked him, Raucous laughter in a barracks room, “Hail the king!” they sneered, while spitting … Continue reading

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No one is established by wickedness

No one is established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous will never be moved. (Proverbs 12:3) My Bible reading plan has me going through the book of Proverbs right now. ¬†My prayer is that God would impress on … Continue reading

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