The Wrath and Love of God
Last updated 10/13/2021 at 10:35am
Hope for Today by Clint Decker
About Jesus it is written, "whoever does not obey the Son [Jesus] shall not see life, but the wrath of God remains on him" (John 3:36). Wrath of God? The phrase is uncomfortable. Jesus was the most compassionate, kind and loving person the world has ever known. Wrath? It just does not fit the idea most people have of who Jesus was and is. We talk about the love of Jesus and the love of God, but the wrath of God?
Sometimes we might think this idea was just in the Old Testament, that somehow when Jesus came it ended the era of the wrath of God. Not tr...