Jesus Christ: Source of Our Salvation

Chapter 5: What Wondrous Love Is This, O My Soul?


What Wondrous Love Is This, O My Soul?

Film Focus Point: Recording of Irish-sounding artist Connie Dover of the song with shots of Michelangelo’s Pieta’ sculpture (in St Peter’s Basilica) and related biblical quotes.

Text Focus Point: Pages 116-119

Discussion Questions

  1. What is love? How is the common understanding of love different than the love taught by Jesus?
  2. How is Jesus’ death the ultimate act of love?
  3. The song focuses on the work of “God and the Lamb” in the Passion narrative. Were there any ways in which the Holy Spirit was at work during this time?

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