I well remember the excitement of reading The Cross of Christ when it was first published. It expanded my mind and warmed my heart like nothing I had read before or have read since, apart from the Bible.
— Vaughan Roberts
i can echo Vaughan Roberts’ endorsement above.
If you’ve never before read John Stott’s classic, theologically rich yet readable magnum opus on what Jesus’ death means, The Cross of Christ (Inter-Varsity Press, 2006), why not do so this Easter? i have now read The Cross of Christ three times, and each time it has been a fresh experience of growing in depth of understanding and devotion. i highly recommend you read it at least once, even though it is a weighty tome (both physically and in content). Read the rest of this entry »