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Judas hangeth himself.
A. D. 33. and on our children. And he released unto L. 23.
them him that for sedition and murder was 25
from him, and put his own raiment on him,
M". 27. Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, saying, I have 4 sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, What is that to us? see
thou to that. And he cast down the pieces of 5 a 2 Sam. silver in the temple, * and departed, and went
and hanged himself. And the chief priests took 6
strangers in. Wherefore that field was called, 8 Acts 1. The field of blood, unto this day. Then was 9
fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the • Zech. 11. prophet, saying, "And ? they took the thirty 12, 13.
pieces of silver, the price of him that was
2 I took. C.
17. 23. Acts 1. 18.
138. Christ is led away to be crucified. L.23.26 And as they led him away, they laid hold A. D. 33. Mk. 15. upon one Simon, a Cyrenian, who passed by,
21 coming out of the country, the father of AlexL. 23. ander and Rufus, and on him they laid the 26, 27 cross, that he might bear it after Jesus. And
there followed him a great company of people,
and of women, which also bewailed and lament28 ed him. But Jesus turning unto them said,
Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but
they shall say, Blessed are the barren, and the
. 2. 19.
“ ? in a green tree, what shall be done in the 31. Jer.25. 32 “ dry ?" And there were also two other, male- 29. Ezek. 33 factors, led with him to be put to death. And
& 21.3, 4. M". 27. when they were come unto a place called Gol- 1 Pet.4.17 33, 34 gotha, that is to say, a place of a skull, « they a Ps.69.21.
gave him vinegar to drink mingled with : gall:
2 to a green tree.
Hos. 10. 8.
• Prov. 11.
c Is. 53. 12.
139. The crucifixion.
M". 27. A. D. 33. AND the soldiers crucified him, and took his
35 garments, and made four parts, to every sol
J. 19. 23 dier a part; and also his coat: now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout. They said therefore among themselves, 24 Let us not rend it, but cast lots for it, whose
it shall be: that the scripture might be fulfilled, a Ps.22. 18. which saith, They parted my raiment among
them, and for my vesture they did cast lots.
left. And the scripture was fulfilled, which saith, 28 Is. 53. 12. And he was numbered with the transgressors. Acts 7. Then said Jesus, " Father, "forgive them; for L. 23.
“ d they know not what they do.” And they 34 a Acts 3. parted his raiment, and cast lots. And e the 35 • Ps.22.17. people stood beholding. And they that passed M". 27. Zech. 12. by reviled him, wagging their heads, and saying, 39, 40
Thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest & 109.25. it in three days, save thyself. If thou be the
Son of God, come down from the cross. Like- 41
10. f Ps. 22.7.
3 robbers. C.
197 M". 27. and we will believe him. He trusted in God; A.D. 33.
. 8 43 let him deliver him now, if he will have him : 6 Ps. 22. 8. L. 23. for he said, I am the Son of God. And the
36 soldiers also mocked him, coming to him, and
malefactors which were hanged railed on him,
saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us. 40 But the other answering rebuked him, saying,
Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the 41 same condemnation? and we indeed justly; for
we receive the due reward of our deeds: but 42 this man hath done nothing amiss. And he
said unto Jesus, Lord, remember me when thou 43 comest into thy kingdom. And Jesus said unto
him, “ Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou J. 19.“ be with me in paradise.” Now there stood by 25 the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother's
sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary 26 Magdalene. When Jesus therefore saw his
mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he
loved, he saith unto his mother, “Woman, be27 “ hold thy son!” Then saith he to the disciple,
“Behold thy mother!” And from that hour that
disciple took her unto his own home. M". 27. Now from the sixth hour there was dark- h Amos 8. 45, 46 ness over all the land unto the ninth hour. And
about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud · Heb. 5. 7. voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani ?” that
is to say, “k My God, my God, why hast thou * Ps. 22. 1. 47 “ forsaken me?” Some of them that stood there,
when they heard that, said, This man calleth for J. 19. 28 Elias. After this, Jesus knowing that all things
were now accomplished, that the scripture 'Ps.69.21.
29 might be fulfilled, saith, “I thirst.” Now there M". 27. was set a vessel full of vinegar: and straight
48 way one of them ran, and took a spunge, TM and Ps. 69.
filled it with vinegar, and put it on a reed, and 49 gave him to drink. The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him.
2 Chron. 3. 14.
A. D. 33. Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud M". 27. n Ps. 31. 5. voice, said, “It is finished; Father, into thy 50 1 Pet.2.23. « hands I commend my spirit ” and having J. 19.30
said thus, he bowed his head, and gave up the L. 23.46 ghost.
J. 19.30 140. Death and burial of Christ. The holy sepulchre.
M". 27. a Ex.26.31. And, behold, a the veil of the temple was rent
in twain from the top to the bottom; and the
"And all his acquaintance, and the women, 49
The Jews therefore, because it was the pre-J. 19. * Deut. 21. paration, that the bodies should not remain 31
upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for that
b Ps. 38.11.