We continue our Lenten series on Fleming Rutledge’s outstanding book, The Crucifixion: Understanding the Death of Jesus Christ (2015).
In this post we get to the final theme in the book – that of recapitulation.
If you are wondering what this actually means, I think that this wonderfully captured by this paragraph from Rutledge (maybe especially since I am over 50!).
How do her words this resonate with you?
This theme is deeply connected with Christian hope – the present victory of God in Christ has universal implications for the future.
Is this wishful thinking in a world overshadowed by…