Tag Archives: Crucifixion
Jesus looked to the Cross in love — a Saviour was needed, and He must die. They looked in hatred — they did not believe, and He must die. Continue reading
This particular way of translating the Greek word emphasises a blessed and poignant truth for believers. Continue reading
In His Own Raiment Clad Edward Munro (1864) In His own raiment clad, with His blood dyed; Women walk sorrowing by His side. Heavy that cross to Him, weary the weight; One who will help Him waits at the gate.
“If Thou be…” — the question for Theophilus, the question of the ages. Continue reading
Isaiah 53:4-6 4 Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. 5 But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement … Continue reading
Elizabeth Goldsmith (in God Can Be Trusted), after a visit to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery in Glasgow, describing Dali’s painting of the crucifixion (emphasis added): The Son of God looking out over His world from His cross