At the crucifixion of Jesus, we find three crosses waiting to crucify 3 people. Jesus was crucified between two thieves. Of the three men, we find one dying for sin, one dying in sin, and one dying to sin! Two of the men were paying their debts to
1. The compassion of Jesus (39)
A. To those who mocked Him. (Matthew 27:44)
1. Both men had joined with the crowd
2. One thief was especially bitter.
B. To those who crucified Him
1. “Father, forgive them..”
2. He died just as He