Mark 15:29-39 NIV

29 Those who passed by hurled insults at him, shaking their heads and saying, “So! You who are going to destroy the temple and build it in three days,

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30 come down from the cross and save yourself !”
31 In the same way the chief priests and the teachers of the law mocked him among themselves. “He saved others,” they said, “but he can’t save himself!

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32 Let this Messiah, this king of Israel, come down now from the cross, that we may see and believe.” Those crucified with him also heaped insults on him.

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      The Death of Jesus

      33 At noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon.

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      34 And at three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?” (which means “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”).a

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      35 When some of those standing near heard this, they said, “Listen, he’s calling Elijah.”
      36 Someone ran, filled a sponge with wine vinegar, put it on a staff, and offered it to Jesus to drink. “Now leave him alone. Let’s see if Elijah comes to take him down,” he said.

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      37 With a loud cry, Jesus breathed his last.

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      38 The curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom.

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      39 And when the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, saw how he died,b he said, “Surely this man was the Son of God!”

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        • § 15:39 - Some manuscripts "saw that he died with such a cry"

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          • a 15:27 - Some manuscripts include here words similar to Luke 22:37.
          • b 15:34 - Psalm 22:1
          • c 15:39 - Some manuscripts "saw that he died with such a cry"
          • d 15:40 - Greek "Joses," a variant of "Joseph" ; also in verse 47