By Lesslie Newbigin
Presently earlier than he died in February 1998, Lesslie Newbigin recorded a chain of 8 15-minute talks, pitched at a favored point and entitled "A stroll throughout the Bible". This quantity collects the 8 talks.
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Html[21/04/11 12:58:09 PM] next page > page_37 < previous page page_37 next page > Page 37 temple while the crowds of worshippers stream in and says to them: 'It's no use. It's no use. 4), and thinking that because you worship in this temple that God is going to protect you. He is not. ' No wonder they put him in prison. And even when the armies of Babylon had captured the city and carried away its king and all its leading people and put a puppet king in his place, and Jeremiah was in prison, he still continued to affirm both God's judgement on the city and his absolutely unshakeable faith that in the end God would fulfil his promises and that he would rule again over his beloved land.
It was through this experience that Israel was able to understand in a new way what it meant to be a holy nation. And it is from this time that we have the vision of Israel as the suffering servant of the Lord, who fulfils the Lord's will not by winning military victories but by bearing the sin of the worldthe servant who will be numbered among the transgressors, upon whom the iniquity of us all will be laid. It was to these pictures that Jesus would turn for the interpretation of his own ministry and the true interpretation of Israel's calling.
And so on the last day before the Passover he gathered his disciples together for one of their familiar meals and demonstrated in an action something that words alone could never show. ' He took a cup, shared it with them, and said: 'This is the new covenant in my blood shed for you and for many. ' What do these actions mean? Their meaning is surely plain. He is saying to them, 'What I now have to do I must do alone'. No one else can do what Jesus has to do at that moment. html[21/04/11 12:58:27 PM] next page > page_63 < previous page page_63 next page > Page 63 behind, but in order that they may follow, that they may be with him, that they may be actual partakers in his act of final sacrifice.