‘My God, They Killed Him’

‘My God, They Killed Him’

An insight picked up somewhere many years ago has stayed with me — especially when considering the cruel cross of Jesus which looms on the horizon of our spiritual journey. Societies seek to oppose and eliminate that which is considered below the acceptable standards...
Impeachment: Trump is NOT Jesus

Impeachment: Trump is NOT Jesus

Like many of my fellow Americans, I watched the impeachment debate held on the floor of the United States House of Representatives yesterday. The debate unfolded quite like I anticipated, as Democrats argued for impeachment while Republicans offered opposition....

Lord’s Supper Meditation: The Keeper of the Bones

A sermon delivered by Randy Hyde, Pastor, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Little Rock, Ark., on October 28, 2012. Psalm 34:1-10, 19-22; Hebrews 7:23-28 It started as a normal day for the Philistine king whose name was Achish. Lately, things had been fairly calm in his...

Scholar Challenges Thursday Date of Last Supper

LONDON (RNS) A top British scientist claims his biblical, historical and astronomical research shows Christians have been observing Jesus’ Last Supper on the wrong day of the week. Cambridge University Professor Colin Humphreys says Jesus’ final meal with his...

Just How Long Did Jesus Stay in the Tomb?

(RNS) As Christians worldwide prepare to celebrate Easter, they will follow a familiar chronology: Jesus was crucified on Good Friday and rose from the dead on “the third day,” in the words of the ancient Nicene Creed. But if Jesus died at 3 p.m. Friday and vacated...