Jesus in HD 200: Dramatic Words of a Dying Man (Part 3)

[display_podcast]Caiaphas, the high priest that year, must have been fit to be tied.Well, somewhat so.As you will hear in this PODCAST, it was Passover. The Holy City, Jerusalem, was teaming with pilgrims. The all-important 3:00 PM Passover sacrifice at the Temple was fast-approaching.It was arguably the single most financially-flourishing day of the year (second only, perhaps, to the Day of Atonement) as far as the corrupt Temple Industrial Complex over which Caiaphas presided … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 199: Dramatic Words of a Dying Man, part 2

“Jesus said…”[display_podcast]Welcome back to the foot of the cross.In this PODCAST, we are now in that six-hour window of time — between 9 AM and 3 PM.9 AM when the Romans nailed Jesus to His cross; 3 PM, that moment when Jesus finally succumbed to His brutal beatings, His massive blood loss, and the tortures of crucifixion — finally and mercifully to die.Within that six-hour window, Jesus spoke seven times. The final words of His earthly life pre-resurrection. As we noted la … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 198: Dramatic Words of a Dying Man

“Jesus said…”[display_podcast]As you are about to hear in this PODCAST, the fact of the matter is this: Jesus said seven statements, this as His life was literally dripping out of Him drop by precious drop. Each one of the seven — when considered separately — tells a most-dramatic tale. All of the seven — when considered collectively — give us an unparalleled insight into the heart of Jesus.It was, after all, Jesus who much earlier in His ministry said this: “For whatever is in your h … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 197: Jesus Walks the Way of Sorrows

[display_podcast] It is called, appropriately enough, the Via Dolorosa, Latin for “The Way of Sorrows.” For Jesus, it absolutely was a way of sorrows — every single excruciatingly painful step of it, from the Antonia Fortress (where Pilate sentenced Him), to Golgotha (where Jesus’ execution awaited Him).In this PODCAST, we will walk that path together.It was what we call Good Friday. For the Jews, it was Preparation Day… not to prepare for the Passover, but for the Sabbath. It just happ … [Read more...]

Inside Islam: Jesus’ Deity, Death and Resurrection with Nabeel Qureshi

To purchase the entire DVD set of the Summit Lecture Series, visit summit.org.Now, remember that Muslims believe that the Gospels are the inspired word of God. They refer to the story of Jesus Christ as the Injil, and it is one of the four Islamic holy books. And, when we take a look at what Jesus said and did, as well as what others said about Him and how they reacted to Him, it becomes very clear that Jesus did claim to be God.In Mark 14:62, the Jewish High Priest asks Jesus, “Are you t … [Read more...]

Summit Lecture Series: Who Is Jesus Christ, According to Islam? with Nabeel Qureshi

Christianity and Islam have one central pivot point. That is the person of Jesus.Islam says you can believe all the things that the Bible says about Christ: He performed miracles, He’s a prophet, He’s the Messiah, He was virgin-born, and is coming at the end of days.However, Muslims cannot believe that Jesus died on the cross as stated in Surah 4:157, “And because of their saying: we slew the Messiah, Jesus son of Mary, Allah’s messenger – they slew him not nor crucified him, but it appe … [Read more...]