Contributed by Paul Tuck on Jan 11, 2002
Perhaps we don’t understand that ancient mentality of hostility towards the preaching of the
cross but the Apostle Paul did. And though he KNEW that people regarded the idea of God on a
cross as vile and shameful, not only did he preach it, but he glor
GLORY IN THE SHAME!
Today, at least in Western society, the cross is a perfectly acceptable symbol, a rather
harmless token of the Christian faith. Most people, except perhaps some of the trouble-making
sort, take no offense at all to the sight of a cross. In fact, many people