We understand that Jesus died for our sins, but was it necessary for Christ to endure the agony of one of history’s most brutal methods of execution? The Bible gives us key insights into the reasons for the crucifixion as the means of Jesus’ sacrifice for us.
Many have abused the account of the thief on the cross. What does the Bible really tell us about this man? Why is this account in the Bible? We can learn a great deal from him and follow his example of submission and faith.