Tag: Peter Toon quote

The eternal Father sent the eternal Son into our space and time to become the son of Mary, a young Jewish virgin, and to be called Jesus.

–Peter Toon, The Anglican Way: Evangelical and Catholic (Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2010), 6.

Quote of the Week: Peter Toon

Jesus of Nazareth was put to death on a cross outside the city walls of ancient Jerusalem. Crucifixion was a Roman form of execution used chiefly for slaves. It was a degrading way to die and was never used for Roman citizens. Cicero, the great defender of classical culture and civilization, regarded this form of execution as barbaric. –Peter Toon, The…