“It is to the Cross that the Christian is challenged to follow his Master: no path of redemption can make a detour around it.”― Hans Urs von Balthasar, Unless You Become Like This Child, “A dead Christ I must do everything for; a living Christ does everything for me.”― Andrew Murray, Jesus Himself, “The crucifixion should never be depicted. Used by permission. . He became sin, 2 Cor. /* Style Definitions */ search for verses that contains all of the search words. A Christian Perspective. As a disciple you follow Jesus Christ, who is the Master and by living like Him you become more like Him. On the Cross he was utterly alone, surrounded by evildoers and mockers. This beautiful Christian poem reminds us of the great sacrifice our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, who gave up Himself on the cross and died for our sins. For me, a follower of Jesus Christ, the cross makes me thankful, forgiven, blessed, accepted by God, and just blessed because of Jesus Christ. Luke 23:33 | View whole chapter | See verse in context And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary , there they crucified him, and the malefactors, one … He died a heinous death so that I (and all who accept the free gift of salvation) might live forever with God some day. Verse 26. What Do Christians Believe About Dinosaurs? Golgotha, which see; the word occurs once, in Luke 23:33, KJV.) Sid Brannan assistant superintendent of Moody . All rights reserved.”, www.youtube.com  “The Old Rugged Cross” by Alan Jackson, Tagged as: —E. Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois .