In every age, the crucifixion has compelled artists with its raw human drama, as well as with its deeper meaning.
Lent | Palm Sunday (Year A)
<p>Liturgy of the Palms: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11</p><p> </p><p>Liturgy of the Passion: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians 2:5-11; Matthew 26:14-27:66 or Matthew 27:11-54</p>
The theme of James Alison’s video Bible study is the main theme he sees in scripture: that the creation of scapegoats must end.
Explanations of the cross have been subject to major critiques in recent decades. Is it really the case that, given human sin, someone has to pay?