Most Christians are not over-fond of hearing people exclaim, “Jesus wept!” as it’s a form of blasphemy, using the name of Jesus in a casual and inappropriate way.
The words come from one of the most moving stories in the four Gospels, where Lazarus, a friend of Jesus, has died. As Jesus is shown the tomb of his friend, he begins to cry. “Jesus wept” is also the shortest verse in the whole Bible. Here it is…
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The salt of the earth… on the straight and narrow… a baptism of fire… many everyday sayings started with Jesus. Here are 30 of them. We’ve gathered the best known modern sayings and included some notes on what they mean and where you can find them in the accounts of Jesus’ life.
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