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Mary Fairchild

7 Last Words of Jesus on the Cross

By April 1, 2014

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It is Finished
Our Savior spoke seven statements during his last hours on the cross. Recorded between the time of his crucifixion and his death, they reveal his divinity as well as his humanity. These phrases are held dear by followers of Christ because they offer a glimpse into the depth of his suffering to accomplish redemption.

As part of your Easter preparations, consider meditating on Christ's last words and the final hours of his life on earth.

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7 Last Words of Jesus on the Cross
Timeline of Jesus' Final Hours

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Comments
March 25, 2009 at 6:26 am
(1) carla says:

I am a christian and believe in God’s power to provide….. but to be blunt Scott’s storry of misfortune is incredibly depressing. Not inspiring or assuring at all.

March 25, 2009 at 8:54 am
(2) Mary says:

Carla –

I’ve updated it now with the full story of Scott’s homecoming.

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