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Matthew 26:1-5 The Plot Thickens

God had HIS date circled

God had HIS date circled

Jesus has finished telling His disciples about the end of days and His second coming. Now He tells them for the last time about His upcoming death. This time He gives them the date and method of His death. He has told His disciples four times now about what was going to happen to Him. Each time He added a little more facts to His account.

Jesus is sitting on the Mount of Olives sharing the facts of His death with His disciples, while at the same time the final plot is being hatched at Caiaphas’ palace. There is a difference in the two plans though. Jesus says that His death is going to occur on the Passover, two days from then. While the chief priests and elders gathered in secret wanted to wait until after the feast. Read more »