Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard, and David Lose.
Article written by David Lose.
What does the Bible say about the cross? Quite a bit, actually.
But it doesn’t all agree. And while that may trouble those looking for absolute consistency among the four gospels, it also sheds light on the richness and variety of the ways the earliest Christians understood God’s work in and through the cross.
Imagine, for a moment, four artists who decide to paint a city. Because each …
I’ll give you four choices:
The Bible is…
A. A supernatural book that fell from heaven and is different from every other book.
B. A seriously weird rule book for the stark and somber among us.
C. A divine reference book with the answers to all of life’s problems.
D. A little too much like your grandmother’s scrapbook for comfort.
And the answer is…well, believe it or not, D! But we’ll get to that. The great – and tricky – thing …