IT’S MY FAULT, RIGHT?? I don’t like what you say. You know, the accusation that you make every week about me. “Crucified under Pontius Pilate”. You don’t mention the kiss by Judas or the betrayal by Peter or the weakness of John Mark. Just me. Pontius Pilate. Others had great responsibility in this as well, […]
Christian wisdom isn’t something that can be discerned from nature or reflection on the idea of God. In other words, you can’t think about God in his unmediated glory and infer the preaching of the prophets, apostles, and evangelists. They proclaim an unfathomable God who takes on flesh. He suffers for the sake of sinners. […]
Sermon: People of the Passion: Judas
Text: Matthew 26:14-16, 47-56; 27:3-10
Focus: Judas was damned because of his unbelief, not because of his theft, betrayal of Jesus, or suicide.
Function: That they would believe in the unconditional forgiveness of Jesus Christ.