What Jesus’ Suffering Was All About (Part D)

Jesus’ Suffering: Freedom

As we learned so far, because of Jesus’ suffering, we are healed and we are forgiven through faith in Jesus. Because Jesus crucified it was certain that he was going to die. However, Jesus’ death was also important in itself. As I mentioned in the previous section, the Day of Atonement gives a strong image of Jesus’ atoning work for us. I mentioned that there were two goats. One was sacrificed as a sin offer, an image of Jesus’ crucifixion. Read what is written about this other goat. Read more