My tardiness in posting this has nothing to do with how much I am enjoying the read. It just means that my heavier reading takes a back seat when I am busy like when I move houses in a foreign country and things like that.
“Whether it means the end of suffering or the extension of suffering, God in His providence is for us and not against us.” pg 61
“Jesus was a very common name among Jewish males in the first century.” pg 63
Did you know that? That was news to me.
“Have you ever read a three-hundred-page biography where one hundred pages dealt with the subject’s death?…But for Jesus, the ending of His life is the story.” pg 81
You will have to purchase the book to fill in the context.