Fascinating. Having been raised in churches that take Penal Substitutionary Atonement for granted, I never realized that theological alternatives existed. In fact, I was taught that the Jews before Christ looked ahead to the sacrifice for their salvation, just as we look back to it.

Imagine my shock meeting religious Jews who believed nothing of the sort. It was the beginning of an eye-opening for me.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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