In On the Joke of the Bible
Why we can't get the New Testament without the Old.Hi All - Here is my latest CT column. As always, I'd love to hear your thoughts.
Carolyn Arends | In the June 2012 issues of Christianity Today, posted online 07/02/2012
they have pierced my hands and my feet.
I can count all my bones;
people stare and gloat over me.
They divide my garments among them
And cast lots for my clothing. (vv. 16b-18, NIV 1984)
For he has not despised or disdained
the suffering of the afflicted one;
he has not hidden his face from him
but has listened to his cry for help. (vv. 23a, 24, NIV 1984)