Remembering Jesus Christ

It is Holy Week. The week in which we remember the willing sacrifice of Jesus Christ dying not just for our sins, but for the sins of the whole world (1 John 2:2). Here are some pictures from a Tenebrae service I went to. To me, one of the most powerful services throughout the wholeContinue reading “Remembering Jesus Christ”

Thoughts before Easter

This week is Holy Week for the Christian faith. This is the week in which we mourn and celebrate the death of the Lord Jesus Christ. It is a week that stands out amongst all other weeks. The week begins with Palm Sunday. It is here that the Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey.Continue reading “Thoughts before Easter”

Jesus as Servant in the Book of Matthew

It is clear in our Christology today that if we are truly going to understand Jesus’ ministry while he was on this earth we must understand him as a servant. The Messiah being a servant, and particularly one that would suffer and die, was not a concept that was expected or readily accepted during theContinue reading “Jesus as Servant in the Book of Matthew”