It is finished | John 19: 28-30 | Part 4 of 4
It is finished | John 19: 28-30 | Part 4 We have been embarking on a four part study of the cross of Christ. This study is the conclusion and our focus has been on our English version words: “It is finished” which comes from one word in the original Greek: “tetelestai”. Let's pick up where we left off last time with answering the final interrogative question of “why” was “it is finished”?
Are you slaving for God’s grace? Or are you serving Him from His grace?
VI) The sixth interrogative question is “why” was “it finished”?
The crucifixion of Jesus Christ was carried out to perfection concerning the salvation of mankind from their sin. Why was “it” finished, we ask?
It was finished for you and for me.
It was finished so that we might have hope for eternal life.
It was finished that we might receive forgiveness of sins. Continue reading