”4 In trying to address the question “Who do you say that I am?” the researcher draws from various scholarly discussions pertinent to the subject matter of the research and from there try to understand the Incarnation and the Cross as the way to answer the question. However, as the Incarnation and the Cross have been discussed since the inception of Christianity, which have resulted into voluminous works on these mysteries, the research limits its attention on the discourse of the Incarnation and the Cross from the articulations of the anawim of the contemporary period - women and racial groups who have been relegated in the periphery of faith. Their voices will be the main sources of answer to the primordial question of the research Who do you say that I am? The research will be having the following structure. The first part is the introduction wherein the focal ideas and question of the study is presented. It emphasizes the centrality of the Incarnation and the Cross from the perspective of the marginalized people are given the arena to respond to the question the study will attempt to address, Who do you say that I am? The second section of the study will deal with the issue of who is Jesus? This is significant, as it will try to show the historical Jesus vis-a-vis the construction of who he is among the Christians will be given consideration. This is essential as who is Jesus is a concern that afflicts Christians and non-Christians alike as they try to understand the life and messages of Jesus in their lives in the midst of the rapid changes of the globalize world. This section will be having two subsections. The first subsection will be dealing with the experiences of black women as they try to take re-look at the Incarnation and the Cross from the lens of their oppression and segregation. The second subsection will tackle the discourse of feminist theology within the context of communities that offer alternative elucidations to the theological explanations offered by the West to Jesus’ question ‘Who do you say that I am?’ The third part will present the analysis of the researcher on the issue. Finally, at the end of the study, the conclusion will be presented. It is the hope of the researcher that the end of this paper, the Incarnation and the Cross may bring us closer to the image of God and to believe that “goodness can and will triumph over evil. Despite the system, despite the magnitude, complexity and apparent insolubility of our problems today, humanity can be and in the end will be, liberated….suffering, fear, misery, injustice can be overcome. And the only power that can achieve this… the power of goodness and truth, the power of God.”5 2.0. Who do you say that I am? Jesus’ question Who do say that I am? is an invitation for all Christians to continue looking into our experience of Jesus in the midst of the existentialist angst and alienation that continue to plague the human condition.6 The Christian faith is the story of the triune God who creates the world, sustains it and since the beginning have continuously sought he means to be in constant relation with it.7 God has continually initiated the relationship between himself and
Incarnation and the Cross 1.0. Introduction The Incarnation and the Cross-are truths permeating the human life and the human condition. These truths are greater than humanity itself.1 However, this does not imply that it cannot be articulated upon or touched as humanity continues to the challenges posed by the enigma of the Incarnation and the Cross…
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