This week is the final week of phase two of our church-wide Know His Voice reading project – a comparative reading of the Gospels. All seven of this week’s readings concern Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection.
Did you know Jesus’ death under Pilate is recorded outside of the Bible? The Roman, pagan writer, Tacitus, refers (in about 115 A.D.) to Pontuis Pilate having sentenced to death the leader of Christians, Jesus Christ. You can read his comments online.