The first time I heard this classic Christian song it was in this Southern Harmony arrangement. It is a song in which I find deep resonance and connection. For me it is a wonderful accompaniment on Good Friday – to hear this and ponder Jesus on the Cross. Indeed, what wondrous live is this?
There have been many a Good Friday in the course of my life. I have heard the Passion narrative. I led the Passion narrative during Good Friday liturgies. Over the many years of Bible study I have covered the Passion narrative more than a few times. And now thru the gift of my friends Jerry and Maureen, I experienced Good Friday in a way not to ever be forgotten. Continue reading