New Testament

Week 1: Introduction & the Atonement of Jesus Christ

8 September 2022



One popular allegory that attempts to explain how the Atonement of Jesus Christ works involves a bridgekeeper’s choice to sacrifice his young son to save the passengers of a train. This was first published in 1967 in the Michigan Baptist Bulletin; in 1978 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints created a short film version called “The Bridge.”