"Oh Lord, why did you ever make humans? Why didn't you just settle for animals, which are far more honorable?
Tag: The Gospel
They knew without doubt that he was claiming to be God (Matthew 26:63-66) and they had him executed, in shame and apparently humiliating defeat. What they didn't know was that they were fulfilling the will of the Father all along.
The Greek word translated “gospel” in the New Testament means “good news”, and in the context of the Bible the gospel is the “good news” about Jesus Christ. But what exactly was and is that good news, and what does it mean for us?
The New Testament scriptures plainly state over and over that there is no other gospel, no other “good news,” plan or story which can bridge the gap between God and people.
How is the gospel of Jesus Christ significant to us, and what are the benefits it offers?