The central teaching of the Christian faith is the complete opposite of what we would expect. The people of Israel were awaiting the Messiah’s arrival, but no one thought the Messiah would be executed. Here’s my short tutorial video on this topic.
Les Bridgeman has been a high school Bible teacher in Singapore, South Korea, and the U.S. He has an MA in Religion from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. His goal is to write the best self-study Bible courses on the planet for ages 14 and up.