Tag: cross

Image of the crucified Christ

The Seven Last Words of Christ

These are the last recorded statements of Jesus Christ before His death on the cross. Father, forgive them; for they do not know what they are doing. (Luke 23:34) When they came to the place called the Skull, there they crucified Him and the criminals, one on the

New Life in Christ

In Christ, we are new creatures. Even though we wrestle against the flesh, we can walk as victors because of His sacrifice.

2 Peter: The Glory of Jesus

Jesus is full of the glory Peter witnessed at the transfiguration. But even more significantly, He is the one who chose the way of suffering on the way to that glory. He is the one whose cross preceded His crown.

A Christmas Message (2018)

Ken Boa gives a meditation on the mystery of the incarnation and the images of the manger and the cross.

The Manger and the Cross: Unlikely Bookends

The manger and the cross are an unlikely but undeniable pair, like bookends facing the opposite direction: the one, the enduring image of Christmas; the other, the enduring image of Easter.

The Meaning of Easter

Easter morning is the central event in human history, and we can think of this historical occurrence in three tenses: Easter past, Easter present, and Easter future.