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Why did Jesus have to die?

Why did Jesus have to die?

Another way at this question is to ask, why did Jesus have to rise again? For a long time I have advocated the idea that even if all we knew was that God in Jesus Christ had come to share our human life and to die among us, it would be enough. I guess I get this idea because of all the existentialist philosophy I studied years ago. In any event, no one seems to agree with me. Gotta have the…

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Pierre Whalon

Pierre Whalon

Bishop in charge, Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe, 2001–2019. French-American. Musician, composer, author, happily married. www.pierrewhalon.info