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What Makes Jesus Happy?, Part 5: Redeeming Us Through His Death

In my search for smiling Jesuses, I came across this drawing by five-year-old Abi Davis, which her father, Jimmy, shared on his blog: As you can see, it shows Jesus smiling on the cross—a very odd concept, I must say, … Continue reading

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Happy Jesus, Part 1: A Newish Conception

“There was some one thing that was too great for God to show us when He walked upon our earth; and I have sometimes fancied that it was His mirth.”  -G. K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy (1908) Many people—like Chesterton, apparently—think of … Continue reading

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