Monthly Archives: December 2019

Simon of Cyrene

After they had mocked him, they stripped him of the purple robe and put his clothes on him.   They led him out to crucify him. They forced a man coming in from the country, who was passing by, to … Continue reading

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Mark and Time

And they crucified him and divided his garments among them, casting lots for them, to decide what each should take. And it was the third hour when they crucified him…And when the sixth hour had come, there was darkness over … Continue reading

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Mockery and Crucifixion

 The soldiers led him away into the palace (that is, the governor’s residence) and called the whole company together. They dressed him in a purple robe, twisted together a crown of thorns, and put it on him. And they began … Continue reading

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Innocence

And he [Pilate] answered them, saying, “Do you want me to release for you the King of the Jews?” For he perceived that it was out of envy that the chief priests had delivered him up. (Mark 15:9–10 ESV) Mark paints … Continue reading

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