2412 cross, Gospel accounts of
Each of the four Gospels provides a detailed account of Jesus Christ’s death on the cross.
The way to the cross
Simon is compelled to carry the cross Mk 15:21 pp Mt 27:32 pp Lk 23:26
Women follow the cross and Jesus Christ is offered relief from pain Lk 23:27-31 See also Mt 27:34 pp Mk 15:23
The crucifixion of Jesus Christ
Jesus Christ crucified between two criminals Mk 15:22-27 pp Mt 27:33-38 pp Lk 23:32-43 “Golgotha” is a transliteration of the Aramaic word for “a skull”. Its actual location is uncertain.
The humiliation of Jesus Christ on the cross Mk 15:29-32 pp Mt 27:39-44 pp Lk 23:35-39
The words of Jesus Christ on the cross Jn 19:30 See also Mt 27:46 pp Mk 15:34; Mt 27:50; Mk 15:37; Lk 23:28-31,34,43,46; Jn 19:26-28
The death of Jesus Christ Mk 15:33-37 pp Mt 27:45-50 pp Lk 23:44-46 See also Jn 19:28-35 According to John, Jesus Christ was on the cross while the Passover lambs were being sacrificed.
Supernatural events at the cross
Mk 15:38 pp Mt 27:51-53 pp Lk 23:45
Witnesses of the crucifixion
Mk 15:39-41 pp Mt 27:54-56 pp Lk 23:47-49