Four reasons why this is a Good Friday?

Rather than reinvent the wheel, I thought I would re-post this old article on Good Friday and what is actually good about it at all.

The nature of the cross and why Good Friday is still good

In an article I read a while ago, it was pointed out – via the questions surrounding when Christian was saved in Pilgrim’s Progress – that

Four reasons why this is a Good Friday?

You don’t have to search very far to find somebody whinging about how they hate the name Good Friday. Jesus died, they insist. Death isn’t

If you only had 30 minutes with a person, what would you say?

Bela Bartok’s famous last words are poignant and full of pathos: The sad thing is that I leave with so much to say. Bartok left

Ought we to fast for lent?

It is clear that a number of good Christian men have advocated the practice of fasting. Luther, Calvin and Wesley all advocated fasting as part

What makes Good Friday good?

As I commented here: To them [the disciples], at that time, this [the cross] was disastrous. However, [Giles] Fraser is entirely wrong to suggest that the cross, “celebrated

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