In his latest book The Day The Revolution Began Tom Wright explains that Jesus’ death on the cross wasn’t just to get believers to heaven. In this clip, Wright tells Justin Brierley the big picture story of why Jesus died and what happened on the cross:
People are put off the gospel when we present God as a bully. The cross speaks primarily of God's love:
Tom Wright explains why we shouldn't separate Christus Victor and Penal Substitution views of the atonement from each other of the rest of the gospels.
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