Monday, April 17, 2017

How the Resurrection Defines the Meaning of the Cross

How the Resurrection Defines the Meaning of the Cross

How the Resurrection Defines the Meaning of the Cross

"Man could not return to Eden on his own. So God brought Himself to man. This is what happened in the Incarnation. In the resurrection, then, Christ showed us that sin and death could no longer separate us from God. And there was only way to show us that: not by merely an empty tomb, not by a distant glimpse of Him ascending to heaven, not by a new prophetic word, but by bringing Himself to us once again."