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Jesus Crucifixion

Behind Every Easter Is A Crucifixion

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 06.19.2014 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Easter, if it is to mean anything, must always stands face to face with Good Friday, and the crucifixion. Because God knows the crucifixions did not stop because the resurrection happened.

This Easter, Toddlers Are Reenacting Jesus' Crucifixion, Complete With Blood

Posted 04.18.2014 | Religion

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LOOK: Christians Follow The 'Way Of Suffering' In Jerusalem

AP | Posted 04.18.2014 | Religion

JERUSALEM (AP) — Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusa...

LOOK: Jesus' Crucifixion Depicted In Art Through The Ages

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.17.2014 | Religion

Jesus Christ's betrayal, trial and crucifixion form the basis of the Christian Good Friday, which falls on the Friday before Easter. The famous st...

Did Jesus Die Singing?

Pastor Rick Henderson | Posted 06.15.2014 | Religion
Pastor Rick Henderson

There is something in the account of Jesus' time on the cross that has always bugged me. There is an unanswered question that I've been lugging around for years. In that time, I can't remember a single person who resolved this nagging question.

The Crucifixions

Marco Cáceres | Posted 09.30.2013 | Religion
Marco Cáceres

The fact is that there was nothing unique about either the manner in which Jesus of Nazareth was put to death by the Romans or the reason for his death sentence. While the agony must have been excruciating and unbearable for Jesus, the same was true for hundreds of thousands of other people who have been crucified.

Jesus of Nazareth, Bill O'Reilly and the Brutal Romans

Bernard Starr | Posted 04.27.2013 | Books
Bernard Starr

The question of who killed Jesus or who was primarily responsible for the crucifixion has been debated by scholars, biblical experts and ordinary people for 2000 years.

Geologists Confirm Possible Jesus Crucifixion Date

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 05.31.2012 | Religion

A new study suggests that the Biblical date of Jesus' crucifixion is, in fact, possible to confirm. The International Geology Review investigated a...

What Does Jesus' Crucifixion Solve?

Tony Jones | Posted 06.06.2012 | Religion
Tony Jones

How is it that Jesus' death accomplishes the forgiveness of my sin? By what cosmic mechanism does that take place?

Was Jesus Really Crucified?

Menachem Wecker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Menachem Wecker

"Obscure Swedish scholar" Gunnar Samuelsson says that according to the Gospels, Jesus was not crucified.

The God of Love in Us

Carlton Pearson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Carlton Pearson

I don't view Jesus as saving us from God but perhaps for God and from ourselves, not so much by His death but by His life and the light of His expanded consciousness and transcendent but practical teachings.

Good Friday: God, Forsaken

Christopher Cocca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Christopher Cocca

If Jesus on the cross actually is God on the cross, and if God on the cross is Godforsaken, if God comes to the cross to feel what it's like to be us at our most human, then what if the cross is also God's mea culpa?

The Question of the Cross in "Good" Friday

Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D.

Atonement theology says, "Jesus died so we might live." It suggests that the torture and murder lamented this Friday is "good."

Jesus Christ, Capital Defendant

Mark Osler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mark Osler

I think that there is something powerful in simply considering Christ as a criminal defendant. That subtle change in perspective can change worlds.