Contributed by Freddy Fritz on Mar 24, 2005
The second word of our Savior on the cross is directed to one of the thieves crucified with him. An analysis of Jesus’ second word on the cross, as set forth in Luke 23:43, teaches us about salvation.
Jesus was crucified between two thieves. One of the thieves mocked Jesus. But the other thief rebuked him.
Then he said, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.” Jesus answered him, “I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise” (Luke