Continuing my interview with Dawn Eden about her book, My Peace I Give You: Healing Sexual Wounds with the Help of the Saints, she discusses the wounds of Christ.
To borrow a question you raise: “How can Jesus’ wounds draw me closer to him?” Because this seems like a question for all Christians, for anyone searching, perhaps? I do believe Jesus’ wounds are deeply meaningful for anyone who is searching for the love of God.
Jesus entered willingly into his Passion. He emptied himself, descending to meet us where we were — into the depths of sin — so that we might rise with him to eternal life. And he was wounded for us — bearing wounds that are now glorified.
More from our conversation here.