Peter, Peter

Peter, Peter

“But he said emphatically, ‘If I must die with you, I will not deny you.’ And they all said the same.” (Mark 14:31) When Peter spoke those infamous words, Christ loved him nonetheless. His was a bold and courageous determination to defend the Lord at all costs. As...
Accounted

Accounted

“By his knowledge shall the righteous one, my servant, make many to be accounted righteous, and shall bear their iniquities.” (Isaiah 53:11) He never presented himself as a celebrity. Not by a long stretch. The One who had every right to a grand entrance and...
Parallel Stories

Parallel Stories

“Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour…And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom. And the earth shook, and the rocks were split. The tombs also were opened.” (Matthew 27:45, 51-52) As...
On the Way to the Cross

On the Way to the Cross

“Then they seized him and led him away, bringing him into the high priest’s house, and Peter was following at a distance.” (Luke 22:54) “Then they seized him and led him away…”  They seized the very one who had unleashed the universe with the sound of his voice....