Monday, September 13, 2010

All the Same Before the Cross of Jesus

“Before the cross of Jesus there are no innocent parties. The cross is not for some and against others. It is the place where all are guilty and all are forgiven.”

   - Lesslie Newbigin, The Gospel in a Pluralistic Society (Grand Rapids, Mi.; Eerdmans, 1989), 151

Hat Tip: Of First Importance

(If you are not reading Of First Importance every day, why not?)