The Stone at the Entrance of the Tomb: What Prevents us from Seeing into Deeper Things

https://logopraxis.online/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Easter_Rolling_Away_the_Stone.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 19:29 — 20.8MB)Reading: Matthew 28:1-7 But late in the sabbaths, at the dawning into the first of the sabbaths, Mary the Magdalene and the other Mary came to gaze upon the grave. (2) And, behold! A great earthquake occurred! For descending from Heaven and coming near, an…

Jesus Before Pilate: Truth on Trial

Pontius means “belonging to the sea” and Pilate means “armed with a spear”. The office he held was that of governor. So he represents something in us that governs and is able to make judgements, assess things and deliver decisions. You will notice that all these abilities are abilities most associated with intellectual functions – the ability to weigh evidence, to question and probe and arrive at the “truth” of a case. These are functions commonly associated with reasoning and this, of course, is what Pontius Pilate represents within us, our lower reasoning faculties.