Mark 15:21-47 "And they compel one Simon a Cyrenian,..." KJV - Online Bible StudyAnd they compel one Simon a Cyrenian, who passed by , coming out of the country, the fatherof Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross. 22 And they bring him unto the place Golgotha, whichis , being interpreted , The place of a skull. 23 And they gave him to drink wine mingled with myrrh: but he received it not. 24 And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lotsupon them, what every man should take . 25 And it was the third hour, and they crucified him. 26And the superscription of his accusation was written over , THE KING OF THE JEWS. 27 And withhim they crucify two thieves; the one on his right hand, and the other on his left. 28 And thescripture was fulfilled , which saith , And he was numbered with the transgressors. 29 And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads, and saying , Ah, thou that destroyest thetemple, and buildest it in three days, 30 Save thyself, and come down from the cross. 31 Likewisealso the chief priests mocking said among themselves with the scribes, He saved others; himselfhe cannot save . 32 Let Christ the King of Israel descend now from the cross, that we may seeand believe . And they that were crucified with him reviled him. 33 And when the sixth hour wascome , there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour. 34 And at the ninth hourJesus cried with a loud voice, saying , Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani? which is , being interpreted ,My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? 35 And some of them that stood by , when theyheard it, said , Behold , he calleth Elias. 36 And one ran and filled a spunge full of vinegar, andput it on a reed, and gave him to drink , saying , Let alone ; let us see whether Elias will come totake him down . 37 And Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave up the ghost . 38 And the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom. 39 And when the centurion, which stoodover against him, saw that he so cried out , and gave up the ghost , he said , Truly this man wasthe Son of God. 40 There were also women looking on afar off: among whom was MaryMagdalene, and Mary the mother of James the less and of Joses, and Salome; 41 (Who also,when he was in Galilee, followed him, and ministered unto him;) and many other women whichcame up with him unto Jerusalem. 42 And now when the even was come , because it was thepreparation, that is , the day before the sabbath, 43 Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourablecounsellor, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came , and went in boldly unto Pilate, andcraved the body of Jesus. 44 And Pilate marvelled if he were already dead : and calling unto him the centurion, he asked him whether he had been any while dead . 45 And when he knew it of thecenturion, he gave the body to Joseph. 46 And he bought fine linen, and took him down , andwrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled astone unto the door of the sepulchre. 47 And Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of Josesbeheld where he was laid .
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