What did Pontius Pilate ask Jesus to do?
At every Passover festival the Roman governor could set free a prisoner chosen by the crowd. Pilate asked the crowd whether they wanted Barabbas or Jesus set free. The chief priest persuaded the crowd to ask Pilate to set Barabbas free and have Jesus put to death.
What did Pilate write on the cross?
The letters “INRI” are initials for the Latin title that Pontius Pilate had written over the head of Jesus Christ on the cross (John 19:19). Latin was the official language of the Roman Empire.
What did Jesus say before Pilate?
11 And Jesus stood before the governor: and the governor asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And Jesus said unto him, Thou sayest. 12 And when he was accused of the chief priests and elders, he answered nothing. 13 Then said Pilate unto him, Hearest thou not how many things they witness against thee?
Did Pontius Pilate write a letter about Jesus?
According to a recent newspaper report a letter from Pontius Pilate to the Emperor Tiberius was found in Liverpool. In this letter Pilate informs the Emperor of the circumstances of Jesus’ crucifixion. He had tried hard to save Jesus’ life from the fury of the Jews.
What was Pilate asking or implying when he asked Jesus what is truth?
What was Pilate asking or implying when he asked Jesus, “What is truth?” -asking,”To whose truth are we referring?”
What is ironic about Pilate’s question what is truth?
Explain what it means to say that we should not worry. When you are finally with God, all of your worries will be irrelevant. Explain what it means to say that God is in charge of the details. God already knows our futures outcome.
What are Jesus’s last words?
Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise. Woman, behold thy son! and Behold thy mother!