This day is known by many names. In English, it is called Good Friday. In Spanish, Viernes Santo, Holy Friday; in Romanian, Vinerea Mare, the Great Friday, However named, we live into it both at witness and participants! What I mean is that Jesus was executed by the Roman Empire for treason, challenging the dominant power structures of his day and standing up for justice. He was, therefore, killed by human sin, in which we all participate. As the old hymn says, “”Twas I denied Him. I crucified Him.” We also find ourselves guilty of sometimes buying in to those very imperial values that heRead More →