He Humbled Himself for Us
Jesus, the Suffering Servant
How pleased Jesus must have been to hear Peter make such a bold proclamation! It showed that his disciples were starting to understand who he was. Jesus was so happy that he commended Peter and named him the “rock” upon which he would build his Church (Matthew 16:18).
But then Jesus said something unexpected, something completely foreign to the disciples’ ears. He told them “he must go to Jerusalem...
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