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Not the cross, but the crucified

an essay in soteriology

by Herman-Emiel Mertens

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Published by Peeters Press, Eerdmans in Louvain, [Grand Rapids, Mich.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Person and offices.,
  • Salvation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-231) and indexes.

    StatementHerman-Emiel Mertens ; [translated and adapted by Gert Troch].
    SeriesLouvain theological & pastoral monographs ;, 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT202 .M437 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 p. ;
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1044298M
    ISBN 109068314505
    LC Control Number93243533

    But do yourself a massive favour and grab this book: The Radical Cross (WingSpread Publishers, , ). It is a short page book, but it contains over 30 of his best writings on the cross and the crucified life. This is a very helpful collection indeed of his thoughts on these topics. The Radical Cross: Living the Passion of Christ by Array. Because the Jews did not want the bodies left on the crosses during the Sabbath, they asked Pilate to have the legs broken and the bodies taken down. 32 The soldiers therefore came and broke the legs of the first man who had been crucified with Jesus, and then those of the other.

      Christians know the story of Simon the Cyrene, the man who stopped to help Jesus carry His cross (see Luke ). One Islamic tradition postulates that God confused the minds of the soldiers so that they crucified Simon of Cyrene instead of Jesus. (Masri, 18). = Peter. Another possibility presented for substitution on the cross is Peter.   jhague Octo I guess I was thinking more from the standpoint that you have mentioned that Jesus did not have a large following. Perhaps because not many people were where he was to hear him but maybe also because some (most) of the people who heard him did not .

    Some branches of Islam argue that the Quran does not deny the death of Jesus on the cross: “Certain falasifa and some Ismaili commentators have interpreted this passage thus: the Jews intended to destroy the person of Jesus completely; in fact, they crucified only his nasut [humanity], his lahut [divinity] remained alive; cf. L. Massignon, Le.   Jesus Christ, the central figure of Christianity, died on a Roman cross as recorded in Matthew , Mark , Luke , and John Jesus' crucifixion in the Bible is one of the defining moments in human history. Christian theology teaches that the death of Christ provided the perfect atoning sacrifice for the sins of all humankind.


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Not the Cross, But the Crucified: An Essay in Soteriology Volume 11 of Louvain theological & pastoral monographs: Author: Herman-Emiel Mertens: Publisher: Peeters Publishers, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects. Not the Cross but the Crucified: An Essay in Steriology (Louvain Theological & Pastoral Monographs) Paperback – December 1, by Mertens (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, December 1, "Please retry" Author: Mertens. --Chapter 2: Not the cross, but the crucified --Biblical point of departure --Believing in Christ: Then and now --Christology is theology of the cross --The message of the crucified --Four stories.

JESUS Christ was not crucified and it was actually Judas who was nailed to the cross by Roman soldiers, an ancient book claims which could lead to the collapse of. Boasting in the cross happens when you are on the cross. Is that not what verse 14 says. The world has been crucified to me, and I have been crucified to the world.

The world is dead to me, and I am Not the cross to the world. Why. Because I have been crucified. We learn to boast in the cross and exult in the cross when we are on the cross. Islamic views on Jesus' death - Wikipedia. The issue of the crucifixion, death and resurrection of Jesus is rejected by Muslims, but similar to Christians they believe that Jesus ascended to heaven and will, according to hadith, return before the end of s believe Jesus was not crucified, but was raised bodily to heaven by God.: 41 Depending on the interpretation of the following verse, Muslim scholars have abstracted.

Rather, the message of salvation through Not the cross in a crucified Savior was deemed “foolishness” and a “stumbling-block” because the cross was itself the embodiment and emblem of the most. A year old gold lettered book alleged to be the "Gospel of Barnabas" has surfaced in Turkey.

It is made up of loosely-tied leather and written in Aramaic, the language of Israel during the time of Jesus Christ. The book is alleged to say that Judas Iscariot took the place of Jesus at the crucifixion.

The book claims that Jesus also prophesied the coming of Muhammad. Crucifixion is a method of punishment or capital punishment in which the victim is tied or nailed to a large wooden beam and left to hang, perhaps for several days, until eventual death from exhaustion and asphyxiation.

It was used as a punishment by the ixion has been used in parts of the world as recently as the twentieth century. The crucifixion of Jesus is central to. “The way of the crucified life can be precarious, making a spiritual guide all but indispensable.

But it is important to have a guide who understands the way sufficiently and can give clear instructions on how to live the crucified life. The Church has no shortage of people who have advice to give. Here’s the thing: Jesus did NOT have to die on the cross. In other words, God did not require Jesus to be crucified to fulfill some mystical prophecy.

However, it is clear that the death of. The Gospel says the Jesus was not crucified, nor was he the literal son of God – but was actually a Prophet.

reports: The book also calls Apostle Paul “The Impostor”. The book also claims that Jesus ascended to heaven alive, and that Judas Iscariot was crucified in his place. This book forces readers to re-consider why a 'theology of the cross' is at the heart of Christian worship and thought.

Moltmann looks at the Crucified God from many different angles: the historical, the eschatological, the Trinitarian, the psychological, and the political and he does not shy away from confronting the reader and provoking her /5(68).

And what faith exults in is not the world, but Christ, and especially, Christ crucified. This is how you become so cross-centered that you say with Paul, “I will not boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ.” The world is no longer my treasure.

It’s not the source of my life and my satisfaction and my joy. Christ is. Rome did thousands of crucifixions. According to Josephus, Rome crucified 3, Jews in A.D. 7 alone. Roman soldiers were very, very good at making sure their victims stayed alive on the cross as. The Cross [Annotated, Updated]: Crucified with Christ, and Christ Alive in Me - Kindle edition by Ryle, J.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Cross [Annotated, Updated]: Crucified with Christ, and Christ Alive in s:   It is difficult to retrace with accuracy the path the True Cross of Jesus has taken since its discovery by St.

Helena during a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in At the time of the pilgrimage. Pilate finds Jesus not guilty. Good reason to keep Jesus alive. Pilates wife shown a dream in which she was told that - ‘No harm should come to this just man.’ In other words that he should be saved alive.

Supposed to be on the cross for only three hours. "The verb is stauresthai from stauros, cross," Wills said. Samuelsson wants to be very clear about what he is saying and what he is not saying.

Most importantly, he says, he is not claiming Jesus was not crucified - only that the Gospels do not say he was. "I am a pastor, a conservative evangelical pastor, a Christian," he is at pains to point out. the cross, I was fascinated by an understanding of the cross not governed by some version of the theory of the atonement.

In particular, the sixth chapter, “The ‘Crucified God’”, the hinge on which everything in the book turns, captured my imagination, and it has never ceased to engage me, though in recent years also to concern me.The entire Book of Galatians, but especially the 5th Chapter, is a warning from Paul to the Church at Galatia, which is also meant for us.

The warning is that if they place their faith in anything except “Christ and Him Crucified,” that “Christ shall profit you nothing” (Gal. ).So it is not so difficult a thing to bear the cross when we are crucified with Christ. He is with us and in us.

Now it is Christ enduring the cross, and to us there is joy in the Lord in it. Christ is made peace for us through the blood of His cross. CRCH Christ was crucified for sin. There was no cross except for sin. He bore our sins.