The Word Among Us

May 2013 Issue

So Great a Salvation

What did Jesus save us from?

So Great a Salvation: What did Jesus save us from?

Can you imagine how exciting it must have been for Mary Magdalene and the other disciples when they first saw the risen Lord? Their Teacher and Master had been taken from them and executed in the cruelest way possible. But now he stood before them, alive again and suffused with divine glory. How could they help but be excited?

As amazing and comforting as it must have been, this initial joy at seeing Jesus was just the beginning. Not only did they rejoice in...


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