Punished “for” or “by” Our Sins – The Suffering Servant of Isaiah 53

By Santo Calarco, Originally posted @ Clarion Journal of Spirituality and Justice There can be no doubt that Isaiah 53 is a pivotal chapter as far as the New Testament is concerned. It was used as a springboard for proclaiming the Gospel (Acts 8:30-35) and as a prophecy of restorative suffering fulfilled through the ministry [...]

What It Is That I Believe About Jesus

Many of us are taught from the time that we are very little that we need to believe in Jesus as our Lord and savior; and like good little boys and girls, many of us believe what we are told without question because most times it is our parents or someone we trust doing teaching [...]