Friday’s 5 to Live By

April 18, 2014

Friday's 5 To Live By

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Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top five biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. This week we focus on blogs related to Good Friday and Easter.

The Final Days of Jesus: Palm Sunday

Justin Taylor and Crossway, in conjunction with the book, The Final Days of Jesus, is releasing a video series on the last days of Christ on earth. In the first video, well-known New Testament scholars explore the background and significance of the history-shaping events that occurred during Jesus’s last week on earth. Watch the first video at The Final Days of Jesus: Palm Sunday.

Holy Week: Monday

Continuing the Justin Taylor/Crossway video series, today’s video features explanations from and interviews with New Testament professors Nicholas Perrin (of Wheaton College) and Grant Osborne (of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), focusing in particular on the cursing of the fig tree, the cleansing of the temple, and the role of the temple in the theology and practice of Jesus. You can view the video at Holy Week, Day 2, Monday.

The Resurrection in Art

Randy Alcorn shares thoughts, images, and video clips that portray the resurrection of Christ in art. Read and view at Ron Dicianni’s Reflections on the Resurrection.

A Medical Account of Jesus’ Death

At The Resurgence, you can learn about A Medical Account of Jesus’s Death.

Did God Die on the Cross?

R.C. Sproul asks the important theological questions, Did God Die on the Cross? 

Join the Conversation

Which post impacted you the most? Why? What additional blog posts related to Good Friday and Easter do you recommend?