Numbers 3:1-4:49

Remember, now, we are in the opening section of Numbers that is devoted to preparations for Israel’s setting out from Mt. Sinai on her journey to the Promised Land. A census was taken to determine the nation’s fighting strength. The camp was organize…

Jesus Judged, Mark 15:1-15

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The first verse of chapter 15 resumes the narrative broken off at 14:65 to complete the account of Peter’s betrayal. At that point the Sanhedrin had agreed to condemn Jesus.
Pontius Pilate was t…