When it was noon,a darkness came over the whole landb until three in the afternoon.c34
And at threed Jesus cried out with a loud voice, " Eloi, Eloi, lemá e sabachtháni ?" which is translated, " My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me? " f35
When some of those standing there heard this, they said, "Look, He's calling for Elijah!"
Someone ran and filled a sponge with sour wine, fixed it on a reed, offered Him a drink, and said, "Let's see if Elijah comes to take Him down!"
But Jesus let out a loud cry and breathed His last.
Then the curtain of the sanctuaryg was split in two from top to bottom.
When the centurion, who was standing opposite Him, saw the way Heh breathed His last, he said, "This man really was God's Son!"i40
There were also women looking on from a distance. Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James the younger and of Joses, and Salome.
When He was in Galilee, they would follow Him and help Him. Many other women had come up with Him to Jerusalem.