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Why Did Jesus Have To Die? By Ron Boatwright

It is our sins that separate us from God.  God will not be around sin.  Isaiah 59:2 says, “But your iniquities have separated you from your God; and your sins have hidden His face from you, so that He will not hear.”

All accountable people have sinned.  Romans 3:23 says, “for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God”.  And Romans 6:23 says, “For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”  The death spoken of here is spiritual death which is being spiritually separated from God.  Continue reading