Sermon Topic: Cross

The Wounds of Jesus

Date: August 7th, 1966  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blood, Cross, Crucifixion, Resurrection, Wounds, alcohol

After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst. Now there was set a vessel full of vinegar: and they filled a spunge with vinegar, and put it upon hyssop, and put it to his mouth. When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost. The Jews therefore, because it was the preparation, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for thaContinue Reading


The Christ of the Cross

Date: November 27th, 1966  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Alexander, Cross, Daniel, Peter, Self-Denial

From that time forth began Jesus to shew unto his disciples, how that he must go unto Jerusalem, and suffer many things of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised again the third day. Then Peter took him, and began to rebuke him, saying, Be it far from thee, Lord: this shall not be unto thee. But he turned, and said unto Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan: thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those that be of men. Then saContinue Reading


The Transfiguration of Christ

And after six days Jesus taketh Peter, James, and John his brother, and bringeth them up into an high mountain apart, And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light. And, behold, there appeared unto them Moses and Elias talking with him. Then answered Peter, and said unto Jesus, Lord, it is good for us to be here: if thou wilt, let us make here three tabernacles; one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias. While he yet spake, bContinue Reading


The Shadow of the Cross

Date: November 5th, 1967  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Cross, Crucifixion, Repentance, Sacrifice, Savior, Self-esteem

When Jesus had spoken these words, he went forth with his disciples over the brook Cedron, where was a garden, into the which he entered, and his disciples. And Judas also, which betrayed him, knew the place: for Jesus ofttimes resorted thither with his disciples. Judas then, having received a band of men and officers from the chief priests and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanterns and torches and weapons. Jesus therefore, knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said untoContinue Reading


The Blood of the Cross

Date: May 12th, 1968  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blood, Cross, Redemption, Salvation, Sin, Work

And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission.


The Crowd at the Cross

Date: July 20th, 1969  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Calvary, Cross, Crucifixion, Death, Forgiveness

Pilate therefore, willing to release Jesus, spake again to them. But they cried, saying, Crucify him, crucify him. And he said unto them the third time, Why, what evil hath he done? I have found no cause of death in him: I will therefore chastise him, and let him go. And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he might be crucified. And the voices of them and of the chief priests prevailed. And Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they required. And he released unto them him thatContinue Reading


To the Dying Thief

Date: September 7th, 1969  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Cross, Lamb of God, Paradise, Sacrifice, Thief

And one of the malefactors which were hanged railed on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us. But the other answering rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same condemnation? And we indeed justly; for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this man hath done nothing amiss. And he said unto Jesus, Lord, remember me when thou comest into thy kingdom. And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise.


The Christ of the Common Road

Date: November 16th, 1969  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Calvary, Cross, Melchizedek, Typology, Veil

And as they thus spake, Jesus himself stood in the midst of them, and saith unto them, Peace be unto you. But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit. And he said unto them, Why are ye troubled? and why do thoughts arise in your hearts? Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have. And when he had thus spoken, he shewed them his hands and his feet. And while they yet believed noContinue Reading


Leading Captivity Captive

Date: January 31st, 1971  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Ascension, Captivity, Cross, Day of Atonement, Triumph, Victory, Yom Kippur

Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men. (Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)


Leading Captivity Captive

Date: January 31st, 1971  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Ascension, Captivity, Cross, Day of Atonement, Triumph, Victory, Yom Kippur

Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men. (Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)