Jesus Christ Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

Embracing the Kind of Redeemer God Appointed

The Gospel readings of Lent remind us that opposition to Jesus and his mission frequently grew out of the desire for a redeemer who was more like what various characters in the drama thought a redeemer should be.

The Easter Effect and How It Changed the World

The first Christians were baffled by what they called “the Resurrection.” Their struggle to understand it brought about astonishing success for their faith.

Christmas and the Divine Proximity

Loneliness is the modern predicament and it’s getting worse. Christmas is a reminder that God is with us in the midst of our lives, not outside them.

Our Great Easter Hope

In many respects, the Christian faith is a radical inversion of what the world deems worthy and worth celebrating.