Let us imagine Jesus talking to us:
The journey that brought me here was a long one. I am not referring to the journey during which I carried the cross on my shoulders, but I’m referring to the journey of my whole life.
I remember myself as a young boy in Joseph’s workshop. I remember being baptised in the river Jordan, and I also remember the names of many many people whom I helped and healed. Yes, I remember all of these and more… but why am I nailed to a cross?
In short, I am nailed to a cross because humanity, which was created by God, wanted to sin. Let me explain. I find myself in this situation because I want to save humanity, to give humanity a second chance. With what I am currently doing, and with what I will eventually do when I rise from death three days from now, I will do the greatest thing which ever happened and which will ever happen in the world.
In this way, all that humanity needs to do is to believe in me and to love everyone else, whoever they are, starting from home and continuing in every place one finds oneself in.
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