Our sin made us debtors to God, not to Satan. Therefore, the ransom was paid to God the Father. At the Cross, Satan received nothing but the destruction of his power and the guarantee that his kingdom will be eliminated completely.
Such a wonderful song, detailing jarring reality of Christ's sacrifice on our behalf. The King of the Universe, humbled Himself to become mere flesh and bone, and die for the vilest of men. The glorious exchange of righteousness for wrath is impossible to comprehend, the adoption as a child by the merits of another is … Continue reading “Glorioso Intercambio”
In the Gospel, we find many words that carry eternal weight and substance in their description of the seminal act of Christ. Let's not lose hold of them.