1. Atonement: What is the Christus Victor View?

    Harrowing of Hell

    Nick Thompson via Compfight

    Most western Christians today understand the atonement as a sort of legal-transaction that took place between the Father and the Son that got humanity “off the hook.” The legal-transaction scenario goes something like this:

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  2. Lit by immensity

    Stefan Perneborg via Compfight

    In the previous series of posts I’ve argued that a merely “Christocentric” approach to God is too general, as can be shown by the widely different conceptions of God people arrive at, despite their claim to … read more