Contributed by Mike Hamilton on Apr 17, 2003
When Jesus said, "My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?" was he asking a question about God’s presence? Or is it possible that he was making a proclamation? This sermon takes the position that Jesus was making a statement rather than asking a questi
“Forsaken? Or Exalted?”
(Read Matthew 27:46)
Traditional Interpretation: at the moment Christ took upon himself the sin of the world, the Father in Heaven could not look upon the Son, and so he turned away, forsaking his Son.
3 Primary reasons for this view: