"Crucifixion," Paulo Soleko. Used by permission from the artist.
Image © by Paulo Soleko. Artwork held in the Luther Seminary Fine Arts Collection, St. Paul, Minn.
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Resurrection of Our Lord
John 18:1-19:42 Commentary
by O. Wesley Allen Jr.
Similar to the gospel lesson for Palm/Passion Sunday, the reading for Good Friday is an extended lesson comprising the whole of Jesus' passion.
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Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Commentary
by Mark S. Gignilliat
In the history of Christian interpretation of the Old Testament, few texts are more revered than Isaiah 53.
Psalm 22 Commentary
by Jerome Creach
Psalm 22 is a prayer of complaint that, perhaps more than any psalm, serves as a link between the Old Testament and the story of Jesus' passion.
Hebrews 10:16-25 Commentary
by Susan Hedahl
Note: Part I explores the biblical text and Part II discusses homiletical strategies for the text.
The mood of this text is one of profound encouragement based on the meanings of Jesus' death ...
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