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Buddyroe
Post  Post subject: Good Friday  |  Posted: Thu Mar 24, 2016 11:26 pm
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[quote][/quote]Just as a respite from our daily woes, are there any reflections on Good Friday the day Jesus was crucified?

Here's mine: What did I need to do to reconcile myself to God? actually an enormous amount. How do I reconcile the difference? Answer, I can't.

If we presuppose an eternal God, how do we approach Him?

The answer, by humiliation and reverence.

Don't know how you have been taught or how to approach a Holy God, but there is no arrogant way to get the job done.

Easter is on its way, what's coming down? Get yourself ready.


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Melanie
Post  Post subject: Re: Good Friday  |  Posted: Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:40 pm
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Hey! I've not come across this juxtaposition of humiliation with reverence before and I am not quite clear if you are using it in the sense of humility or being shamed. And the Latin is very close, which gives a lot to think about.

However, what I think is that Easter is about posture.

Responding to love and learning to love better. And that starting with ourselves and having confidence. We are witnessing a great big God.

Peace.
Happy Easter!

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