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How Does He Do It?

The next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!" (John 1:29)

As I read these very familiar words today, I found myself once again pondering the true significance of what they really mean in sharp contrast to what so many assume and what I have assumed for most of my life. Given the years of retraining by the Holy Spirit who has been teaching me revised definitions of nearly every religious term and phrase, I now find myself asking, what is the real power of the Lamb? Exactly how did Jesus accomplish taking away the sin of the world?

Of course, for my current answer to make any sense at all to others, I have to review thousands of discoveries and explain myriads of connections that have come together over the past 20-30 years of my life. Otherwise what I say will sound to many like some strange new heresy. Yet far from being heresy, what I have come to realize is that it is the status quo answers that are in fa…