Tag Archives: Jesus on the cross

Jesus, remember me

“Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.” (the thief on the cross, and me, and you) _____________________________ Advertisements

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

the Man that there was put to shame for me

In Pilgrim’s Progress, Christian, now “merry and glad of heart” sings with joy after his burden has fallen from his back. Laden with his sin and grief, he’s come to the cross. He’s realized that here, at the place where … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

utterly separated

Jesus knew that his mission was now finished, and to fulfill Scripture he said, “I am thirsty.” A jar of sour wine was sitting there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put it on a hyssop branch, and held … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

He could not save himself

“So also the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked him, saying, “He saved others; he cannot save himself. He is the King of Israel; let him come down now from the cross, and we will believe in him. … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment