"And Jesus uttered a loud cry and breathed his last." (Mark 15:37)
Part two of The Great Reversal, a CT Classic article
A Crescendo of Wonder
Why Good Friday services are not designed to be funerals for Jesus or exercises in guilt.
The Goodness of Good Friday
An unhappy celebration—isn't that an oxymoron?
- Jesus Christ Is Not a SuperstarPopular portrayals of the God-Man can draw admiring crowds, but they can’t create imitating disciples.PortuguêsFrançais简体中文繁體中文русскийУкраїнська
- The Cross Contradicts Our Culture WarsThe victory of Christ was won by crucifixion, not societal conquest.Português简体中文繁體中文
- What Christ Accomplished Before ‘It Is Finished’Don’t diminish Jesus’ ministry in your celebration of his work on the cross.
- Christ Suffered for Our Sins, but He Didn’t Go to Hell for ThemA theologian explores what did (and didn’t) happen on Holy Saturday.
- My Last Supper with the Family of GodIn response to our weakness, Christ serves us his final meal.FrançaisIndonesian
- The Stunning Humility of GodJesus’ gruesome death didn’t happen randomly or accidentally. He knew very well what was coming his way.
- Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?There are no easy answers to the spiritual’s convicting questions.
- Why We Sing Such a Bloody SongThe power of “There Is a Fountain” is its insistence that Jesus' death was real, was messy, and made all the difference.