The Other Side: An Easter Reflection

Jay Smith, President and Bridger Professor of Theology & Ethics  |  April 16, 2017 8:00 am

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Crucifixion and Sacrifice In recent years, I have encountered something very strange on Easter Sunday in churches all over the United States: pastors preaching about the crucifixion and the sacrifice of Jesus on the cross for our salvation. Don’t misunderstand me. I give God glory and honor for what was done for the world on … MORE

Good Friday Reflection

Bill Fowler, Church Relations, Professor of Biblical Studies  |  April 14, 2017 8:00 am

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Jesus’ Last Words From the cross of Calvary Jesus uttered seven statements that are often referenced as “The Seven Last Words of Jesus.” Of course, these are NOT the seven last words that Jesus ever spoke. The risen Christ had much to say, and he continues to speak to those who follow him! But as … MORE