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Retelling Scripture: Pär Lagerkvist's Barabbas

In the gospel telling of Jesus’ journey to the cross, one small character catches our attention for an instant and then disappears from the rest of the biblical account. 589 more words

Jesus

THAT WE SHOULD BE RELEASED FROM OBLIGATION TO THE LAW DOES NOT ADD UP, DOES IT? [1079a]

In the world of logic, it makes no sense to alter the prescribed pathways, long established, of “an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth”. 531 more words

Religion

THAT WE SHOULD BE RELEASED FROM OBLIGATION TO THE LAW DOES NOT ADD UP, DOES IT? [1079]

In the world of logic, it makes no sense to alter the prescribed pathways, long established, of “an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth”. 531 more words

Religion

The Tabooed Story of Jesus Death (2)

Let me begin by shedding more light on the Jesus/Barabbas connection.

Have you thought and wondered why Barabbas was in the crucification story? I know very little light is shed on this part of Jesus trials. 1,035 more words

Life

Who will we choose?

I watched a message yesterday by Amir Tsarfati about Jesus and the Passover.  It was so good y’all!  I’m including the link for it because I hope you’ll go watch it too. 786 more words

Barabbas and the Great Exchange

Mark 15:1-15 

But the chief priests stirred up the crowd so that he would release Barabbas to them instead. 

As the sun slowly crept over the horizon on the morning after Jesus’ trial, Barabbas was bound as a prisoner with a bleak future in front of him. 596 more words

Los Domingos

Quick Thought – Saturday, April 20, 2019 (Holy Saturday)

Read

Matthew 27:15-44

Then he released for them Barabbas, and having scourged[b] Jesus, delivered him to be crucified.
Matthew 27:26

Reflect

There is perhaps no character more like us in the story of the crucifixion than Barabbas. 360 more words

Faith