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Matthew 27 - AMP

2 And they bound Him and led Him away and handed Him over to Pilate the governor. 3 When Judas, His betrayer, saw that was condemned, with remorse he brought back the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and the elders, 4 Saying, I have sinned in betraying innocent blood. They replied, What is that to us? See to that yourself. 5 And casting the pieces of silver into the temple, he departed; and he went off and hanged himself. 6 But the chief priests, picking up the pieces of silver, said, It is not legal to put these in the treasury, for it is the price of blood. 7 So after consultation they bought with them the potter's field in which to bury strangers. 8 Therefore that piece of ground has been called the Field of Blood to the present day. 9 Then were fulfilled the words spoken by Jeremiah the prophet when he said, And they took the thirty pieces of silver, the price of Him on Whom a price had been set by some of the sons of Israel, 10 And they gave them for the potter's field, as the Lord directed me. 11 Now Jesus stood before the governor , and the governor asked Him, Are you the King of the Jews? Jesus said to him, You have stated . 12 But when the charges were made against Him by the chief priests and elders, He made no answer. 13 Then Pilate said to Him, Do You not hear how many and how serious are the things they are testifying against You? 14 But He made no reply to him, not even to a single accusation, so that the governor marveled greatly. 15 Now at the Feast the governor was in the habit of setting free for the people any one prisoner whom they chose. 16 And at that time they had a notorious prisoner whose name was Barabbas. 17 So when they had assembled for this purpose, Pilate said to them, Whom do you want me to set free for you, Barabbas, or Jesus Who is called Christ? 18 For he knew that it was because of envy that they had handed Him over to him. 19 Also, while he was seated on the judgment bench, his wife sent him a message, saying, Have nothing to do with that just and upright Man, for I have had a painful experience today in a dream because of Him. 20 But the chief priests and the elders prevailed on the people to ask for Barabbas, and put Jesus to death. 21 Again the governor said to them, Which of the two do you wish me to release for you? And they said, Barabbas! 22 Pilate said to them, Then what shall I do with Jesus Who is called Christ? 23 They all replied, Let Him be crucified! And he said, Why? What has He done that is evil? But they shouted all the louder, Let Him be crucified! 24 So when Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere, but rather that a riot was about to break out, he took water and washed his hands in the presence of the crowd, saying, I am not guilty of nor responsible for this Some manuscripts so read.righteous Man's blood; see to it yourselves. 25 And all the people answered, Let His blood be on us and on our children! 26 So he set free for them Barabbas; and he Jesus whipped, and delivered Him up to be crucified. 27 Then the governor's soldiers took Jesus into the palace, and they gathered the whole battalion about Him. 28 And they stripped off His clothes and put a scarlet robe (Richard Trench, Synonyms of the New Testament.garment of dignity and office worn by Roman officers of rank) upon Him, 29 And, weaving a crown of thorns, they put it on His head and put a reed (staff) in His right hand. And kneeling before Him, they made sport of Him, saying, Hail (greetings, good health to You, long life to You), King of the Jews! 30 And they spat on Him, and took the reed (staff) and struck Him on the head. 31 And when they finished making sport of Him, they stripped Him of the robe and put His own garments on Him and led Him away to be crucified. 32 As they were marching forth, they came upon a man of Cyrene named Simon; this man they forced to carry the cross of Jesus. 33 And when they came to a place called Golgotha , which means The Place of a Skull, 34 They offered Him wine mingled with gall to drink; but when He tasted it, He refused to drink it. 35 And when they had crucified Him, they divided and distributed His garments by casting lots Many manuscripts do not contain this part of verse 35.so that the prophet's saying was fulfilled, They parted My garments among them and over My apparel they cast lots. 36 Then they sat down there and kept watch over Him. 37 And over His head they put the accusation against Him (William Tyndale, The Tyndale Bible.the cause of His death), which read, This is Jesus, the King of the Jews. 38 At the same time two robbers were crucified with Him, one on the right hand and one on the left. 39 And those who passed by spoke reproachfully and abusively and jeered at Him, wagging their heads, 40 And they said, You Who would tear down the Richard Trench, Synonyms of the New Testament.sanctuary of the temple and rebuild it in three days, rescue Yourself Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.from death. If You are the Son of God, come down from the cross. 41 In the same way the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, made sport of Him, saying, 42 He rescued others Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.from death; Himself He cannot rescue Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.from death. He is the King of Israel? Let Him come down from the cross now, and we will believe in and Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.acknowledge and cleave to Him. 43 He trusts in God; let God deliver Him now if He cares for Him and will have Him, for He said, I am the Son of God. 44 And the robbers who were crucified with Him also abused and reproached and made sport of Him in the same way. 45 Now from the sixth hour (noon) there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour (three o'clock). 46 And about the ninth hour (three o'clock) Jesus cried with a loud voice, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?--that is, My God, My God, why have You abandoned Me ? 47 And some of the bystanders, when they heard it, said, This Man is calling for Elijah! 48 And one of them immediately ran and took a sponge, soaked it with vinegar (a sour wine), and put it on a reed (staff), and was Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.about to give it to Him to drink. 49 But the others said, Wait! Let us see whether Elijah will come to save Him Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.from death. 50 And Jesus cried again with a loud voice and gave up His spirit. 51 And at once the curtain of the Richard Trench, Synonyms of the New Testament.sanctuary of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; the earth shook and the rocks were split. 52 The tombs were opened and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.in death were raised ; 53 And coming out of the tombs after His resurrection, they went into the holy city and appeared to many people. 54 When the centurion and those who were with him keeping watch over Jesus observed the earthquake and all that was happening, they were terribly frightened and filled with awe, and said, Truly this was God's Son! 55 There were also numerous women there, looking on from a distance, who were of those who had accompanied Jesus from Galilee, ministering to Him. 56 Among them were Mary of Magdala, and Mary the mother of James and Joseph, and the mother of Zebedee's sons. 57 When it was evening, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who also was a disciple of Jesus. 58 He went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him. 59 And Joseph took the body and Robert Young, Analytical Concordance.rolled it up in a clean linen cloth James Moulton and George Milligan, The Vocabulary.used for swathing dead bodies 60 And laid it in his own fresh (Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.undefiled) tomb, which he had hewn in the rock; and he rolled a big boulder over the door of the tomb and went away. 61 And Mary of Magdala and the other Mary kept sitting there opposite the tomb. 62 The next day, that is, the day after the day of Preparation , the chief priests and the Pharisees assembled before Pilate 63 And said, Sir, we have just remembered how that Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.vagabond Imposter said while He was still alive, After three days I will rise again. 64 Therefore give an order to have the tomb made secure and safeguarded until the third day, for fear that His disciples will come and steal Him away and tell the people that He has risen from the dead, and the last deception and fraud will be worse than the first. 65 Pilate said to them, You have a guard go, make it as secure as you can. 66 So they went off and made the tomb secure by sealing the boulder, a guard of soldiers being with them and remaining to watch.

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A Reverent Account of a Horrific Event
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Jan, 2017
Summary: Matthew's account of Jesus' Passion, as viewed from its own Biblical, historical and theological context.
Series: 2017 Lent
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Shared by: John Gaston on Oct, 2016
Summary: God caused 5 miracles during the crucifixion: Darkness, Veil Torn, Earthquake, Graves Open, & Resurrections. 101 Romans believed and confessed. They'll make a believer out of you too!
Scripture: Matthew 27:45-53
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Burial of the Christ
Shared by: Leighton (Lee) Vary on Oct, 2016
Summary: This message describes the events and people surrounding the burial of the Christ
Scripture: Matthew 27:57-66
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 51
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Shared by: John Doe on Oct, 2016
Summary: God does not call us to Superhuman status. Rather, he calls us to Overcome. (three-point outline with optional intro.)
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The Crucifixion
Shared by: Leighton (Lee) Vary on Oct, 2016
Summary: A description of the crucifixion and our response
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The Triumph
Shared by: Leighton (Lee) Vary on Oct, 2016
Summary: Looking at Jesus saying from the cross, "My God, My God Why Have You Forsaken Me"
Scripture: Matthew 27:46-47
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 43
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Torture and Crucifixion
Shared by: Leighton (Lee) Vary on Oct, 2016
Summary: What did Jesus go through for us?
Scripture: Matthew 27:26-44
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 60
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The Crowd
Shared by: D Marion Clark on Oct, 2016
Summary: The Messiah was rejected by his people, not merely by the powers to be. He had been rejected long before this day.
Scripture: Matthew 27:15-26
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 40
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Famous Last Words:Forgiveness
Shared by: Mark Hall on Sep, 2016
Summary: How Jesus expressed the awesome love of God from the cross
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Famous Last Words: Words at the Cross
Shared by: Mark Hall on Sep, 2016
Summary: Words spoken at and around the cross of Christ
Scripture: Matthew 27:37-54
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 411
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I Will Never, Never, Never, Never, Never.
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Aug, 2016
Summary: The theologian Adam Clarke notes that in the Greek there are no less than 5 five negatives in this short discourse. I will Never ... Never ... Never ... Never ... Never... leave you or forsake you.
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How to be a Woman of Faith
Shared by: John Newbaker on May, 2016
Summary: Characteristics of a woman of faith
Scripture: Matthew 27:55-56
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 239
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I Am Barabbas
Shared by: Jay Tigner on May, 2016
Summary: Jesus was killed while Barabbas, the genuinely guilty, was set free. This is a picture of salvation in that Jesus died so we, the guilty, may be set free.
Series: Good Friday
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Scripture: Matthew 27:15-23
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Views: 234
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The Miracle of the Burial of Jesus
Shared by: Les Puryear on Apr, 2016
Summary: The burial of Jesus was a wonderful miracle wrought by God. Normally, victims of crucifixion were not buried. So how did Jesus escape the normal disposal of a crucified body? This sermon tells how God did it.
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The Green-Eyed Monster
Shared by: Archie Norman on Apr, 2016
Summary: dealing with emojis
Scripture: Matthew 27:18
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Shared by: Jeff Strite on Mar, 2016
Summary: When Jesus was crucified, some turned away and some ran away from Him. But there was at least one man didn't do that and his life changed forever. Do you know who that man was?
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The Death of Death
Shared by: Michael Deutsch on Mar, 2016
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Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Mar, 2016
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Shared by: bala samson on Mar, 2016
Summary: Barrenness, emptiness, nothingness, unproductiveness, blankness and much more ‘ness’ are not signs of punishment!
Scripture: Matthew 27:25-31
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Friday: Crucifixion
Shared by: Gordon Curley on Mar, 2016
Summary: Friday: Crucifixion - Matthew chapter 27 verses 32-56 - sermon by Gordon Curley PowerPoint slides to accompany this talk are available on request – email: gcurley@gcurley.info
Scripture: Matthew 27:32-56
Denomination: Brethren
Views: 169
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Shared by: Troy Borst on Mar, 2016
Summary: Inductive sermon focusing on what went through Jesus' mind at each stage of His crucifixion... YOU!
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Shared by: Derrick Strickland on Mar, 2016
Summary: Pilate would tell you today that when it comes to deciding for Christ… Almost is never enough.
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A Soldier Views the Son of God
Shared by: Rick Burdette on Mar, 2016
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Shared by: Perry Greene on Mar, 2016
Summary: "Good" Friday was good for us, not for Jesus. As dark as it appeared, the following Sunday made all the difference.
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The Nevertheless of His Coming Back
Shared by: Steve Wilson on Mar, 2016
Summary: This is the fifth sermon in a series about Jesus being The Great Nevertheless. He keeps wonderfully surprising us. Using the Lord’s "nevertheless" statement in the KJV we get a delightful glimpse of our awesome Savior.
Scripture: Matthew 27:57-66
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Shared by: Derrick Strickland on Feb, 2016
Summary: At noon something both extremely disturbing and awe inspiring took place…darkness covered the land, like a blanket.
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Near the Cross — Far from the Blood
Shared by: Derrick Strickland on Feb, 2016
Summary: The greatest shock may be in this picture of Calvary is that you might see your face in that crowd… your attitude, your experience with the cross, your activity around that cross but lacking any true meaning.
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Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Feb, 2016
Summary: Joseph of Arimathea's search for the kingdom of God did not permit him to dismiss Jesus in the Sanhedrin, Jewish Council for he knew Jesus held the message for his salvation.
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Shared by: Robert A. Glass on Jan, 2016
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The Ledger / Charge That To My Account
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Dec, 2015
Summary: Beloved, Martin Luther saw the power of this short letter (Philemon) in his statement: "We are all his Onesimi if we really believe it."