The Death of Christ
He Descended into Hell?
Apr 4, 2015
Where was Jesus after Good Friday? Becoming like us in every way, Jesus’s spirit went to Hades — not to suffer but to open the way to heaven.
Love to the Uttermost
Devotional Readings for Holy Week
Mar 15, 2013
Love to the Uttermost: Devotional Readings for Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday, ends on Easter Sunday, and aims to focus our attention on Jesus as he displays his love to the uttermost (John 13:1). These meditations on the self-giving…
Why We Call the Worst Friday ‘Good’
Apr 14, 2017
It was the single most horrible day in the history of the world. No incident has ever been more tragic, and no future event will ever match it.
“Jesus prayed that the horrors of suffering and death wouldn’t deter him from his obedience and his saving mission.”
John Piper, from What’s the Significance of Simon Carrying Jesus’s Cross?