From a biblical standpoint, this is a very significant time of year. It reminds us of ancient Israel’s miraculous deliverance from Egyptian slavery, of the Passover commemoration, of the symbols Jesus Christ instituted as the ultimate Passover “Lamb of God” who gave His life for the sins of the whole world, and the fact that He is the “Firstborn from the dead” showing us how we, too, may receive eternal life in God’s family. The articles in this issue cover these and other themes important to those who take the Bible seriously. We hope you’ll read them and take them seriously too! Download this issue in PDF or read online.
In the story of Israel’s Exodus from slavery in Egypt, God sent devastating plagues on the Egyptians. Why did He do this? There’s much more to these plagues than you probably realize!
Passover is mentioned regularly in the Bible, in both the Old and New Testaments. What does it mean? Why did the apostle Paul refer to Jesus Christ as “our Passover”? What does this mean to you?
Easter is the most important holiday for hundreds of millions of believers around the world. Yet thousands of Christians don’t observe it. Do they know something that others don’t?