Luke 23:26-49 And as they led him away, they seized one Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it behind Jesus...
think about it.
What does Jesus pray for (23:34)? What character traits do you see in Jesus through this event? What do these traits mean to you? How does Jesus die (23:46)? How does the centurion react (23:47)? What about Jesus' friends and the women who were there (23:49)? How do you see mercy at work here?
If you're like me you've likely read this passage many times. So rather than rehashing the story, I'm simply asking you to read this passage once again with this perspective: What did Luke 23:26-49 show you about Jesus and his focus on this necessary day? What did you learn from Jesus' actions and responses? Tami W.
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