Contributed by David Baeder on Nov 4, 2007
Our redemption is one of the great themes of the Bible. It expresses our fallenness; it expresses God’s great love for us. To redeem, in the most simple of terms, is to buy something back.
In a word, redemption is the theme of the Bible. When God
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight. (ESV)
Our hymns include many songs, in which we rejoice in our redemption: “Redeemed how I love to proclaim