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Crucifixion

A United Methodist pastor's vision for countering fundamentalist Christian media with more thoughtful study resources continues in a new release on Jesus' last week. Read more

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Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination, the Rev. Morgan Guyton laments how the radical agendas of Christian martyrs – starting with Jesus – get tamed by those in power. Read more

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Good Friday 2018 may be past, but the crucifixion of Jesus continues everyday whenever a child of God is dehumanized, and our response determines salvation, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. Read more

Few theological issues are as controversial as theories of atonement, or the question, "Why did Jesus have to die?" writes the Rev. Richard Lowell Bryant. Read more

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Take your Easter off autopilot by asking these questions about the deeper aspects of Holy Week, suggests the Rev. Richard Lowell Bryant. Read more

Practicing Faith

Cruxifixion

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The Rev. Richard Bryant thinks Lent ends with too much violence, and he seeks a different conclusion. Read more

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The Rev. Eric Folkerth finds that the notion of atonement -- that Jesus' death was a sacrifice required by God to save humanity -- doesn't hold up when viewed through Scripture's overarching witness. Read more

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