The Day Christ Died

Journey with Jesus

Mark 15

The INJUSTICE of the Cross – v. 1-5

  • Pilot could find no guilt in Jesus

The SUBSTITUTION of the Cross – v. 6-15

  • Barabbas was released and Jesus was sent to die
  • Jesus is the substitution for our own sin

The Physical PAIN of the Cross – v. 16-32

  • 39 lashes
  • Crown of thorns
  • Carried His own cross

The SPIRITUAL & Emotional Pain of the Cross – v. 33-41

  • Abandonment of the Father as Jesus takes on the sin of the entire world

The Burial of Jesus who DIED on the Cross – v. 42-47

  • Joseph of Arimathea removed Jesus’ dead body from cross and placed it in tomb.


Matt Wethington