Did Jesus Really Have to Die?
The Easter sermon is typically all about the resurrection of a man who was executed for the sins of the world. But it’s clear that Jesus really didn’t want to die … he prayed and pleaded for a Plan B, but there didn’t seem to be one. But if God’s so powerful, couldn’t he have just waved his mighty arms and pronounced us all forgiven? On this Easter Sunday, we’re going to look at the question of whether or not Jesus had to die … and if so, why?