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The lamb of God that takes away the sins of the world
Matthew 27:27-56

As Christians all over the word celebrate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ today, we take a look at the goodness that came out of the tragedy.

1. A destiny fulfilled: The death on the cross was the destiny of Jesus. The death was the essential part of God’s plan for man’s salvation. Jesus was the ultimate sacrifice to atone for the sins of men.

2. INRI: Latin phrase Jesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum stands for “Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews.” This was the inscription put on the cross by Pilate to mock Jesus. Here was the supposed “king” hanging on the cross like a common criminal. Little did His executioners realize Jesus was really the greatest king of all time!

3. The curtain of the temple was torn: The curtain of the temple closed off the most holy room of the temple. Only the high priest…

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