Do you know any Greek words? (Besides gyro!)
As Jesus was hanging on the cross, he spoke this word, tetelestai. See John 19:30
A summary of its definition would be:
“To bring to an end, complete, fulfill, reaching the end (aim). It is well-illustrated with the old pirate’s telescope, unfolding (extending out) one stage at a time to function at full-strength (capacity effectiveness).”
As you watch the final video in the Suffering Beyond Belief series, think about that phrase.
Jesus completed something but what, exactly, was it?
I hope that this practical and scientific look at the suffering of Jesus has been enlightening.
What he did for us is truly amazing.
Is your faith expanded or emptied?
There will be one more post regarding these videos that will recap all of them. Also, in that post, I will share my personal thoughts about Jesus and the cross.