Daily Archives: April 3, 2012

The Pathway to Glory, John 12:20-36

Giotto Di BondoneYesterday, I authored a blog post that appeared on Logos.com’s blog. I’ve added a concluding paragraph to that original post.

Everybody wants Glory, but not everyone is willing to pay the price that is required to attain it. Jesus’ pathway to glory was not through teaching, preaching, healing, or doing any of those things that he did during his life’s ministry on earth. Jesus’ pathway to glory was a pathway through the grave to the resurrection.

John closes the triumphal entry with a hyperbolic grumble from the Pharisees; “the entire world” was going after Jesus. The Greeks step in almost as evidence. They seek …