What the Cross Represents

Text: Galatians 6:14

The Cross of Christ

  • A symbol of death (Acts 2:23)
  • A symbol of rejection (Matthew 23:37; John 19:15)
  • A symbol of humiliation (Hebrews 12:2)
  • A symbol of rebellion (John 19:12)
  • A symbol of submission (Philippians 2:8)

Our Cross (Luke 9:23)

  • A symbol of death (Romans 6:3-6,11)
  • A symbol of rejection (1 Peter 4:12,16)
  • A symbol of humiliation (1 Peter 4:4)
  • A symbol of rebellion (Acts 5:29)
  • A symbol of submission (Luke 9:23; Romans 6:16-18)

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