Easter 2010 (Pt. 7) | “Father, into your hands…”

Easter 2010 Meditations The Seventh Word 44 It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, 45 while the sun’s light failed. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two. 46 Then Jesus, calling out with a loud voice, said, “Father, into your hands I commit my spirit!” And having said this he … Continue reading Easter 2010 (Pt. 7) | “Father, into your hands…”

Easter 2010 (Pt. 6) | “It is finished!”

Easter 2010 Meditations The Sixth Word 30 When Jesus had received the sour wine, he said, “It is finished…  (John 19:30) Meditation on the Sixth Word We are drawing to the end.  Jesus has submitted himself to the full brunt and breadth of what God had intended in Jesus’ death.  Jesus looks out toward the crowds, both in front of him and those generations yet … Continue reading Easter 2010 (Pt. 6) | “It is finished!”