As both victim and oppressor Jesus died for sin. As both victim and oppressor we are free from sin’s effect.
Tag: Substitutionary atonement
March 25, 2020. Day 85: Like a lamb that is led to the slaughter.
“To live is Christ” is only possible because Jesus Christ said “to die is gain.” His substitutionary death for us as our Suffering Servant has gained for him the love of his life. You. Me. And it has gained for us all that is his. His righteousness. His reward. His interceding grace. His life.