But who do you say that I am? What gets to me in this passage is His statement, "The son of man must suffer greatly". The Bible does not use hyperbole except when the comparisons are true but then it is not hyperbole anymore.
For example, last week in the Mass readings, God states, "As high as the heavens are above the earth, my thoughts are above yours".
Therefore, this was no ordinary crucifixion. Jesus suffered beyond imagining. Even hardened criminals were moved when they looked down from their own crosses at the savior's torture and one of them knew that Christ was divine to have willingly undergone it. This prefigures what we will see and feel during the Warning.
Supreme Court favorite Judge Amy Coney Barrett faces attack for past affiliation with a devout religious group In the coming world we all will face the same, IMO.
Qatar, who Once Backed Hamas, Now Looking into Normalization with Israel Trump's Mideast success just keeps getting more amazing. The pope and the Carter Foundation for Peace have not said one word of congratulations or thanks. Hypocritical and envious?
Why It Is High Time To Start Invoking the Ten Commandments in Political
Debate God's Simple and Direct
Requirements For Peace On Earth and Life Forever
Evil Exists Because We Use Our Free Will to Choose It
Historic peace treaty or preparation for the Antichrist? Probably both
Which COVID-19 Vaccines Are Being Developed with Fetal Cell Lines Derived from Aborted Babies? While many COVID-19 vaccines are being developed with fetal cell lines, a number of promising vaccine candidates, such as those being developed by Novavax, Sanofi Pasteur, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), and Sinovac, are using ethically-derived cell lines.
Biden Says He Taught Constitutional Law for Over 20 Years And I taught astrophysics at Cal Tech for 15 years.
Breonna Taylor case: Public outraged after 1 officer indicted for endangering neighbors (No indictment for homicide)
In Stunning Reversal, CDC Says It Published New Guidance On Risks Of ‘Airborne’ COVID-19 “In Error” CDC decided to take same stance as WHO and now does not support aerosol and airborne spread, "until more evidence" acceptable to WHO?