The Seven Last Words from the Cross
ISBN: 0802827861
EAN13: 9780802827869
Language: English
Publication Date: Nov 22, 2004
Pages: 91
Dimensions: 0.4" H x 7.3" L x 5.2" W
Weight: 0.05 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher:
Select Format Format: Paperback Select Conditions Condition: Good

Selected

Format: Paperback

Condition: Good

$3.88
List Price: $13.25
Save: $9.37 (70%)
Quantity
Almost Gone!
Only 1 at this price.
Add 4 More to Qualify
Buy 3, Get 1 Free
All Books Under $5

Select Conditions
  • Good $3.88 The Seven Last Words from the Cross
  • New $13.25 The Seven Last Words from the Cross
Book Overview

For at least a century, at special three-hour services on Good Friday, it has been the custom in many churches to reflect on the Seven Last Words of Jesus from the Cross. In this tradition, Fleming Rutledge here presents seven eloquent meditations on these final sayings of Jesus.

Rutledge links the sayings from the cross with contemporary events and concerns, but also incorporates recent biblical scholarship and modern questions about the death of Christ, particularly in light of Mel Gibson's film The Passion of the Christ. Rutledge shows how each word or saying from the Cross affords an opportunity for readers to gain a deeper understanding of the horrific death suffered by Jesus.

Intending for this book to lead readers into a genuine devotional experience, Rutledge has made every effort to evoke and preserve the contemplative atmosphere of the three-hour Good Friday memorial. The book includes frequent references to hymns associated with this special day, and each meditation ends with an appropriate hymn text for personal prayer and reflection.

Frequently Asked Questions About The Seven Last Words from the Cross

What should you read after The Seven Last Words from the Cross Book? Here is a list of books to read if you read and loved The Seven Last Words from the Cross

Book Reviews (0)

0
  |   0  reviews
Did you read The Seven Last Words from the Cross? Please provide your feedback and rating to help other readers.
Write Review
Captcha

No customer reviews for the moment.