Surely He (the Lord Jesus Christ) has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows; yet we esteemed Him stricken, smitten by God, and afflicted. But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement for our peace was upon Him, and by His stripes we are healed. All we like … Continue reading Substitution
You may be surprised at the answer: 1. ALL OF US! “All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned, every one, to his own way; and the LORD has laid on Him the iniquity of us all” (Isaiah 53:6) 2. GOD! “Him (Jesus), being delivered by the determined purpose and foreknowledge of God … Continue reading Who Sent Jesus To The Cross?
“Then, six days before the Passover...” “...a great multitude...took branches of palm trees and went out to meet Him, and cried out: ‘Hosanna! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the LORDI The King of Israel” (John 12:1, 12-13)! So what is this all about? Palm Sunday : Recalling when numerous people came … Continue reading Palm Sunday, Passover and The Passion of Christ
"So this day shall be to you a memorial; and you shall keep it as a feast to the LORD throughout your generations. You shall keep it as a feast by an everlasting ordinance" (Exodus 12:14) Every year, around Easter, our Jewish friends celebrate the Passover they call Pesach. It is a tremendously important holiday … Continue reading Passover