Jesus had to die on a cross because he was Israel’s representative King.
God’s promise to Abraham was not that he would be the progenitor of a parochial people, but that his family would be the family through which the whole earth would be blessed.
A point often overlooked when we talk about Lent is its celebratory nature. Throughout the week we remember our complete need for healing, but doing so makes our rejoicing all the more honest. During the week we are reminded that without the Light we’re lost, but we remember that “Sunday’s a-comin’!” On Sunday we celebrate […]