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Day 40

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:57-66 NIV84 As evening approached, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who had himself become a disciple of Jesus. Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus’ body, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him. Joseph took the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, and […]

Day 39

His arrest and crucifixion…John 19:31-36 NIV84 Now it was the day of Preparation, and the next day was to be a special Sabbath. Because the Jews did not want the bodies left on the crosses during the Sabbath, they asked Pilate to have the legs broken and the bodies taken down. The soldiers therefore came […]

Day 38

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:45-56 NIV84 From the sixth hour until the ninth hour darkness came over all the land. About the ninth hour Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?” — which means, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” When some of those standing there heard this, […]

Day 37

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:39-40 & John 19:25-27 NIV84 Those who passed by hurled insults at him, shaking their heads and saying, “You who are going to destroy the temple and build it in three days, save yourself! Come down from the cross, if you are the Son of God!” Near the cross of Jesus […]

Day 36

His arrest and crucifixion…Luke 23:32-43 NIV84 Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed. When they came to the place called the Skull, there they crucified him, along with the criminals — one on his right, the other on his left. Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do […]

Day 35

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:32-34 NIV84 As they were going out, they met a man from Cyrene, named Simon, and they forced him to carry the cross. They came to a place called Golgotha (which means The Place of the Skull). There they offered Jesus wine to drink, mixed with gall; but after tasting it, […]

Day 34

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:26-31 NIV84 Then he released Barabbas to them. But he had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified.  Then the governor’s soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him. They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, and then twisted […]

Day 33

His arrest and crucifixion…John 19:6b-16 NIV84 But Pilate answered, “You take him and crucify him. As for me, I find no basis for a charge against him.” The Jews insisted, “We have a law, and according to that law he must die, because he claimed to be the Son of God.” When Pilate heard this, […]

Day 32

His arrest and crucifixion…Matthew 27:15-25 NIV84 Now it was the governor’s custom at the Feast to release a prisoner chosen by the crowd. At that time they had a notorious prisoner, called Barabbas. So when the crowd had gathered, Pilate asked them, “Which one do you want me to release to you: Barabbas, or Jesus […]

Day 31

His arrest and crucifixion…Luke 23:4-16 NIV84 Then Pilate announced to the chief priests and the crowd, “I find no basis for a charge against this man.” But they insisted, “He stirs up the people all over Judea by his teaching. He started in Galilee and has come all the way here.” On hearing this, Pilate […]