A Look at Christian Suffering
Summary: David Grabbe, reflecting on the metaphorical implication of drinking the cup, namely accepting the consequences and responsibilities that go with the path of Christian living, which we recognize as having modicum of suffering, declares that if we are... 

Abraham's Sacrifice (Part Three): Hope Demonstrated
Summary: Obedience (in letter and spirit) fulfills the intent of the law, inextricably linking love and commandment-keeping. Consistent obedience to the law engrains God's character in all believers. Abraham, through his consistent obedience, grew in characte... 

Christ Our Passover
Summary: In addition to being flawless, God's works have a multiplicity of purposes, while man's works have limited utility and many flaws. Like air, having multiple uses, God's Word also has many uses; any one scripture can be used in dozens of different app... 

Christ's Death and the Immortality of the Soul
Summary: Satan's big lie is that 'you will not surely die' — inherent immortal life because of an immortal soul. This dangerous false belief, held by the majority of Christian-professing denominations, has led to an acceleration of sin and the danger of... 

Christ's Death, Resurrection, and Ascension
Summary: Jesus perfectly fulfilled the Old Testament types, slain as the Passover Lamb, resurrected with the cutting of the wavesheaf, and ascended to His Father at the time of the waving of the sheaf.... 

Jesus Christ, the Bearer of Sin
Summary: The second goat in the Atonement sin offering, the azazel, typified Jesus Christ, symbolically bearing the pain, humiliation, and shame of our sins. Isaiah emphasizes that sin causes intense suffering in our life, finally culminating in death. Hebrew... 

Passover and Hope
Summary: The Passover is a beacon of hope in an otherwise hopeless milieu. The book of Job, initially a seeming extended treatise of hopelessness, turns into Job's speculation about a possible resurrection, realizing from his prior experience that God enjoys ... 

The Awesome Cost of Salvation
Summary: The world's religions are in abject bondage to falsehood because they do not observe the Passover. Freedom comes to God's called out ones incrementally from continuing on the way- the relationship between God and us. It is this relationship which is ... 

The Last Words of Jesus Christ
Summary: Both foes and friends of Jesus realized that He, having come as God incarnate, brought unusual insight and wisdom with authority and ethos not found among the religious leaders. Having become composed of flesh, Jesus could experience the same pulls a... 

The Messiah in Three Psalms
Summary: Psalms 22, 23 and 24 form a trilogy, each part of of which is a Messianic prophecy that tells a part of the Gospel of God's Kingdom. Psalm 22 focuses on Christ as the Good Shepherd, sacrificing His life for the flock, protecting the helpless sheep fr... 

The Talking Blood (Part Two)
Summary: Of the three witnesses identified in I John 5:6-9, only Jesus Christ's blood has the capacity to cover, atone and expiate for the sins of mankind. No less than 427 times, the Scriptures remind God's people that only death covers sin. As one scholar q... 

The Trial of Jesus
Summary: The trial of Jesus Christ, the mistrial of the Millennia, contained myriad illegal events: no fewer than seventeen illegalities, including corrupt judges, bogus witnesses, switching charges, changing venues, desecrating the Holy Days, jury tampering,... 

Why Wasn't Jesus Christ Crucified at the Start of Passover?
Summary: Why was Jesus Christ crucified late on the 14th day instead of at the beginning of the 14th when the lambs were commanded to be killed? Not having the correct answer to this has led some to keep the Passover at the incorrect time. The afternoon of th... 




 
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