Jesus’ Last Word: Tetelestai, “It Is Finished”

Our readings for this Good Friday service are drawn from the Gospel according to Luke. John, for some reason, records a word of Jesus that Luke did not record: tetelestai – It is finished. John 19:28–30 (ESV) “28 After this, Jesus, knowing that all was now finished, said (to fulfill the Scripture), “I thirst.” 29 […]

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Which Pixar character is Donald Trump?

I have strong political feelings, but I rarely comment on them, especially when it concerns people. I like recently deceased Justice Antonin Scalia’s maxim: “I attack ideas not people.” But people get elected and so occasionally commenting on a person is part of the process in our country. Here’s my comment for today: I think […]

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