Jesus – Contrary and Controversial?

John Bell

You don’t get crucified for being a yes-man: something the Apostle’s Creed overlooks, inserting nothing more than a comma between “born of the virgin Mary” and “suffered under Pontius Pilate”. Why and where has the controversy been erased?
A veritable Greenbelt sine qua non, John Bell is variously a minister, hymn writer and member of the Iona Community.