“Therefore, because it was the Preparation Day, that the bodies should not remain on the Cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a high day), the Jews asked Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.” (John 19:31)
I was reading the paper the other day and happened across this cartoon. Beetle Bailey rarely posts anything controversial or anything in support or against any political stances or religious concerns, so this caught my eye.
In Exodus 14 we see Moses and the children of Israel trapped against the shore of the Red Sea. Pharaoh’s army wants to kill them and only the Angel of God who stood between them kept the army from killing God’s people.
“But Jesus called them to Himself and said to them, ‘You know that those who are considered rulers over the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them. Yet it shall not be so among you; but whoever desires to become...