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Jesus is nailed to the cross

Posted in Bible, Religion on Saturday, 30 July 2011

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After the immense struggle of His journey to Calvary and the Hill of Golgotha, Jesus is all but broken by the hideous burden of carrying His own cross.

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The soldiers crucifying Christ, by William Hole

Without the help of Simon of Cyrene, whom the soldiers arbitrarily choose from the crowd of onlookers, He might have already fallen unconscious. But now, in the final hours of His life, Jesus is at last confronted by the implacable sentence of crucifixion. The Roman soldiers have already dealt with the two thieves with whom He is to be crucified and now turn to the “King of the Jews”, whom they nail to the cross, fixing a parchment bearing that legend above His bleeding head.

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