If you want to find Jesus you will find him on the cross. Because remember: Christianity is organized around something called the scandal of particularity. Rather than embracing God’s love in this broad sweeping way (but the contents a little fuzzy), we go at it in the exact opposite way. As you embrace the cross and suffering of Christ and make it your own, you discover Easter–in that you discover the new life God desires for each and every one of us.
Listen to the full sermon by The Rev. Andrew TP Merrow: