Genesis Chapter 1: God – The “Who” of Creation – The Revelation of God through His Son Part 2

Jesus on the cross
His last words

Taken from a series of sermons from Dr Donald Hubbard

A) The hour of opportunity had come
Jesus went through 6 trials
A) before the scribes and the elders
3 religious trials:
Matthew 26:57-68
Mark 14:53-65
Luke 22:66-71
John 18:12-14 (19-24)

B) Jesus faced Pilate and Herod
3 civil trials
Pontas Pilate
Matthew 27:1-2 (1 1-14)
Mark 15:1-5
Luke 23:1-5
John 18:28-38 (19:1-16)
Luke 23:6-12
Pontus Pilate
Matthew 27:15-26
Mark 15:6-15
Luke 23:13-25
John 18:38 (19:16)

C) The suffering that began in such an hour
In the garden:

Luke 22:39-46
Matthew 26:36-46
Mark 14:32-42
Jesus went to the Mount of Olives as He was accustomed
Jesus agonized over His approaching death and the effect of God’s wrath
God’s answer to Jesus prayer did not allow His Son to avoid suffering
However, God did provide Angelic help for Jesus to face what was coming
Sometimes, God answers by eliminating trials and sometimes He answers by strengthening us in the
midst of those trials
2 Samuel 15:30-32
David son had just lead a revolt in his own kingdom against him and was actually headed to take
it by force
David immediately got everyone in his home to leave and escape danger
A blessing
2 Samuel 16:1-4
A curse
2 Samuel 16:5-14
David was devastated at the news that his son wanted to kill him
but David knew that this had come about from God for his sin with Bathsheba (2 Sam 12:11)
and he took it as part of the discipline from God
God still chastised him but He also strengthened him in his time of need (2 Sam 16:1-4)

The ascent on the Mount of Olives
David for his sins
Jesus for our sins
Jesus Praying for this cup to pass and for God’s will to be done
Luke 22:39-46
David Weeping because the cup had come to pass upon him from his sin (2 Sam 11, 12:13-15) (15)
2 Samuel 15:30
Cursed by everyone who surrounded Him
Luke 22:63-65
David Cursed by Shemei for his sins
2 Samuel 16:5-12
Rejected by His own creation (John 1:10-11) and betrayed by His closest friends
Mark 14:43-50
David Rejected by his own son
2 Samuel 15
David Already a king. Brought back to his throne
2 Samuel 19:9-18
Already a King. Brought back from death to sit on His Throne
John 18:36 Philippians 2:5-10
David Crowned with majesty to be king over his people
2 Samuel 2:1-7
Crowned with thorns to be King for all time!!!!!
Mark 15:16-20



About Clint Rodgers

I am a father of 2 wonderful children and the husband of a beautiful woman who has taught me more about compassion for goofballs than I could have ever learned. I have know Jesus for many years but about 5 years ago I truly met Him and now I do my best to follow Him as I walk in this world
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