Why Did Jesus Choose the Cross? What does the Bible say?

Why did Jesus choose the pain of the Cross?  Why did God choose such an awful way to die?  Jesus is fully sovereign and all-powerful.  He could have chosen any number of ways to be killed that were significantly less terrible.  Yet, He chose to take on this horrible death for us specifically.  Jesus took…

The Mormon Historical Problems that Destroyed a True Believer – How an Earnest Search for Proof Ended in Despair and Disbelief

In 1961, archeologists working in Israel uncovered an astounding find. While digging at the site of 4th Century theater, they unearthed a partially destroyed marble block.  It contained a dedicatory inscription from a 1st-century building that had previously occupied the same spot. The dedication read, in simple language, to the Roman Emperor from the Governor…