December 22, 2019

The King Accomplishing His Mission

Passage: Mark 15:1-41
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Due to technical difficulties this sermon recording is not available. Apologies!

Sermon outline:

Trial of the King of the Jews (v1-15)

  • Pilate's amazed verdict scheme outcome: politics, expectations of a King
  • Substitution release the innocent king or the murderous rebel
  • Suffering servant (Isaiah 53:3-7)

Crucifixion of the Messiah, this King of Israel - Cross, Human depravity, Irony, Prophecy

  • Purple robe, crown of thorns (v17-18) and mocking soldiers (v19-20, Isaiah 50:6)
  • Carrying the cross, Rufus' father, Simon (v21)
  • Crucified (v22-26, Psalm 22:1-2, 6-8, 12-18) with robbers right and left (v27)
  • Jeering Jews met with silence (v29-32)

Death of the Son of God (v33-39)

  • Darkness (v33)
  • My God, my God, who have you forsaken me? (v34)
  • How it finished (v37-39)
    • Curtain (v38)
    • Centurion (v39)

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