March 5, 2020
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What Makes This Good Friday Different From All Others?

In the Jewish Passover ritual, the youngest child asks “What makes this night different from all other nights?” The ritual continues by expounding upon the salvation history of the Jewish people describing how Moses led the people of...

Fear Meets Hope

In 1938, a young Spaniard traveled to Japan where he worked as a medic, teacher, and counselor for more than a quarter of a century. One date, however, would forever divide those years: August 6, 1945. For at 8:15 a.m. in the morning, he was tending...

Our Expectations Of God

A question that has always puzzled me is: Why was there such a dramatic change in the mood of the crowd of people in Jerusalem from Palm Sunday to Good Friday? Why the change from Hosanna to Son of David to Crucify Him? One answer, I think, has to...

On the Cross

The Cross of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is a sign of contradiction. It is the core symbol of all Christians. It stands at the very summit of Christ’s saving entrance into humanity, and it stands at the very bottom of Christ’s...