Since the birth of Jesus there were many enemies who hated Him including elders and leaders who connived to get rid of Jesus. This is due to resentment, bitterness, hatred and anger caused by king Herod who slaughtered innocent children from o to 3 years in Bethlehem, Nazareth and city of Ramah. In Matthew 2:16, the 3 wise kings warned by God in a dream left, without betraying Jesus’ family already fled to Egypt for 3 years. Furious, Herod sent and killed all the male children. Bereaved grief stricken families who lamented their beloved children never forgot their loss. So some misdirected their tremendous pain, rage and anger by association towards Jesus so sought revenge. After 33 years of previous attempts and attacks on Jesus in Matthew 3:26, the chief priests and elders of the people assembled in the palace of the high priest to plot together to arrest Jesus by cunning device to kill him. Jesus was misrepresented by the devil who caused Herod to kill innocent children. Such families never accepted Jesus so wanted to eliminate Him. Jesus went about doing good and healing all oppressed by the devil. So they exacted revenge by inciting hatred against Jesus in Matthew 27:24, Mark 15:6-15, Luke 23:18-24, John 18:40-19:15. During the passover feast, it was custom to release one prisoner to them for whomever they requested was released. There was one named Barabbas, chained with fellow rebels who committed murder in rebellion. The multitude crying aloud began to ask him to do as he always did for them. But Pilate said, “Do you want me to release to you the King of the Jews?” For he knew the chief priests handed Him over because of envy. And chief priests stirred up the crowd so he should rather release Barabbas to them. Pilate answered and said, What do you want me to do with Him you call King of Jews? They cried out again, “Crucify Him!” Pilate accomplished nothing so fearing riots may start gratified the crowd so released Barabbas. Pilate said, “What evil has He done?” But they cried out more, “Crucify Him!” As crowd shouted, ordered Jesus scourged, delivered to be crucified. Pilate took water, washed his hands in front of crowd saying, I am innocent of this Man’s blood see to that yourselves. All the people said,”His blood shall be on us and on our children!”
In Luke 23:34, Jesus said, Father forgive them for they know what they were doing!!! The Good News is JESUS FORGAVE DIVERSE MULTITUDES IN CROWD AND CONTINUES TO FORGIVE HUMANITY FOREVER. The CROWD of diverse multitudes include: God-fearing Jews, people from all nations under heaven staying in Jerusalem. Multitude converts, proselytes from paganism to Judaism and Christians who followed Jesus’ teachings. Devout Jews and proselytes in Jerusalem to worship God during Passover festival. In Acts 2:1-13, the crowd includes: Jews, pilgrim converts from Roman Empire, Parthia, Media, Elam Iran, Crete, Arabs, Euphrates River to Egyptian border, territories controlled by King David and Solomon. In Luke 2:5-11, the crowd includes: Mesopotamia Iraq, Judea, provinces in Asia Minor Turkey, Pontus, Phrygia, Cappadocia, Pamphylia, North Africa, Libya, Cyrene, Ethiopia. So the crowd represents all mankind Christ knew were manipulated by envy, jealousy. Jesus forgives all who accept and receive Jesus Christ as Saviour. Pilate feared crowd so rushed decision imposed by Chief Priests who paid Thomas to betray Jesus. Pilate released Barabbas after Jesus was scourged and handed to be crucified. JESUS FORGAVE CROWD, CHILDREN AND ALL mankind represented that day.Although Jesus’ forgives full responsibility for Jesus’ death is assumed upon Jews. Self – fulfilling prophecy brought worse punishment visited upon Jews. The Romans crucified them so there was no crosses or place for them in Luke 21:20-24. As many as 500 a day were flogged, scourged and crucified. Implication of consequence is momentary following of crowd incited by elders and Chief priests, affects Jews for generations, who go through untold sufferings in many lands. No hate attack is justified to enforce God’s punishment on Jesus’ behalf. God said in the Bible in Jeremiah 31:29 and Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32, the fathers will not eat sour grapes and children’s teeth be set on edge any more. Jesus forgave crowd, future descendants, children who did not make adult decisions imposed on them, so bear no part as Jesus forgives all. Though kings of the earth take a stand and rulers take counsel together against God and His Anointed in Psalm 2:2. Christ fulfilled Bible prophecies of crucifixion. Barabbas possibly shocked, repented knowing Jesus was INNOCENT took his place. Crucified Jesus saved robber on Cross. The secular world screams crucify Jesus to try to prevent believers from continuing ministry of Jesus. The media and chief priests are still trying to convince ‘Pilate’ to give up Jesus in place of Barabbas to be crucified. Such nations represent crowd who chose Barabbas instead of Jesus. All sinned against God killing Jesus, not only Jewish elders or Chief priests blamed. Mankind though guilty through sin of Adam and Eve is forgiven by Christ. In Matthew 26:51, Mark 14:47 and John 18:10, Jesus rebuked and forgave Peter who drew a sword and smote Malchus a servant soldier of the high priest. Peter cut off his right ear healed by Jesus who made Peter the head of the church. Christ paid a hefty price tag that cost His Life Sacrificed for sin to redeem all in Jesus Name. On the cross Jesus prayed to forgive all mankind in the crowd. In Mark 15:22 they brought Jesus to place called Golgotha which means Place of the Skull. The devil thought he could to eradicate Jesus’ Ministry was shocked Jesus arose again. God could afford whatever alternative price to set mankind free, but chose the most SIGNIFICANT BLOOD SACRIFICE of HIS ONLY BEGOTTEN SON JESUS. Jesus, a Jew saves all souls of people who accept Him. Those who repent and accept Jesus will be marked on the forehead to be saved from the tribulation foretold in Matthew 24:15-22, Revelation 6:19-21, Daniel 11:40-45, Jeremiah 30:3-9, Ezekiel 20:33-38, Zechariah 13:9; 14:1-5. So direct attack exclusively in Jewish anti-Semitism hatred lacks understanding of Bible Scriptures. God Enforces Supper of God against some kings, queens, nobles, captains, the rich, the fearful who do not accept the redemption of Jesus Christ as their saviour. A picture taken in Auschwitz-Birkenau, Poland, May 27, 1944, on selection Platform shows precious families with children in holocaust.
The blood of Jesus eternally protects soul salvation for redemption. Jesus does not need anyone to take vengeance on his behalf to attack Jews.Those who lose a child despite having many children will tell you each child is unique. So will not give any away to die no matter what. Parents suffer prolonged acute grief over loss of the child triggered by presence of children. They never forget the child and later reunite in eternity on passing into heaven. God’s heart was full of sorrow and grief when Jesus was crucified. God’s Grief was unbearable as loving parents understand. Jesus said, let children come to Jesus for theirs is the Kingdom of God. As a result, understand Jesus washes sins by HIS BLOOD. So stop untoward suffering for all children in all generations in Jesus Name. The BLOOD OF JESUS is a sacred blessing cover upon a person. A memorial to children of Lidice village in Czech Republic, 20 km north west Prague marks Nazi’s complete eradication during World War II on 10th June 1942. All adult men shot, women shipped to Ravensbrück concentration camp children gassed. 340 people were killed 192 men, 60 women and 88 children.
The sad lesson is innocent children pay hefty price of decisions of adults. The world treats children badly including innocent infants dying from preventable diseases. Jesus loves all the children so does not want them hurt, abused, molested or killed by anyone. The BLOOD OF JESUS is a sacred blessing covering for believers. So REPENT AND ACCEPT JESUS CHRIST AS SAVIOUR for the BLOOD OF JESUS CANCELS all curses, because Jesus was made a curse for all. GOD was so sad about man’s condition so GOD SENT ULTIMATE SOLUTION JESUS CHRIST to break curse of Jesus Blood invoked by rebellious crowd incited by Chief priests due to envy to save all. Jesus, a Jew sent by God saves all mankind by Blood Blessing. Jesus Arose MORE POWERFUL as CONQUEROR OVER death. CHRIST IS the ONLY SAVIOUR ALIVE with an empty grave in JERUSALEM, ISRAEL. CHRIST IS ALIVE FOREVER MORE IN HEAVEN and coming back as God’s ONLY CHOSEN APPROVED WAY. Jesus LOVES All children of the world so forgives families as this Kindertransport monument at Liverpool Street Station London pays tribute to Britons who rescued 10,000 Jewish children from Nazi persecution. Many Jewish parents sent children to safety of Britain but some never saw parents again. The children over 80 years old still meet regularly to remember holocaust.
Jesus bore our griefs and carried our sorrows but not esteemed. Stricken, smitten, afflicted, was wounded for our transgressions and bruised for our iniquities. The chastisement for our peace was upon Him and by His stripes we are healed as the Bible tells us in Isaiah 53:4-5. God watched Jesus in agony but KNEW IT WAS ONLY WAY MESSAGE OF SALVATION WILL SINK IN LOUD AND CLEAR to stubborn rebellious sinful creation.Believe in Jesus Son of God and tell secular world to PROMOTE JESUS CHRIST. Greater man has no man than lay His life as ransom for many to be saved. Jesus is PERFECTLY SINLESS yet died to SAVE sinners. 17 So they clothed him in a purple cloak, and twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on him. 18 And they began to salute him, “Hail, King of the Jews!” 19 They were striking his head with a reed, spitting on him and kneeling down in homage to him. 20 When they mocked him, they stripped him of the purple cloak and put his own clothes on him. They led him out to crucify him. Christ overcame devil by BLOOD OF LAMB’S TESTIMONY SO FREELY ENJOY JESUS’ BLOOD BLESSING COVENANT.“Jesus loves children so forgives families and allows all children from various backgrounds in God’s Presence.
So join to Celebrate CHRIST to KEEP CHRIST THE SAVIOUR AT CENTRE OF at Easter events not just eat Easter eggs. Christian believers do not ‘throw baby out with bath water at Easter’ though originally not about Christ. To abandon Easter to refuse to teach children about Christ means room is given to devil to try to control it. The devil saw God meant serious business. Giving ULTIMATE SACRIFICE MATCHLESS PRICELESS PRECIOUS SON JESUS’ LIFE BLOOD paid mankind’s redemption. Before soldiers led Jesus from palace governor’s headquarters Jesus could call upon whole heavenly battalion to defend Him. Jesus chose to allow crucifixion to give His Life as a ransom for many. Brothers and sisters, we have confidence to enter Most Holy Place by blood of Jesus. A new living way opened through the curtain, His body. JESUS FORGIVES so REQUESTS all to FORGIVE as God’s condition to enter heaven to enjoy ETERNAL LIFE. So we have a great priest over the house of God to let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings in Hebrews 10:19–22. The Hebrew word korbanot comes from the root word k-r-v (קרב), which means to be close, karov. Christ Sacrifice accepted by God restores closeness and intimacy between God and His people. Iniquity and sins separates from God to prevent establishing or maintaining a close relationship with God. God’s Face is hidden from sin so He does not hear in Isaiah 59:2. Through the atonement of the Blood of Jesus, God forgives so cancels death replaced by God’s Gift of eternal life in Christ. REPENT AND ACCEPT JESUS CHRIST AS SAVIOUR for the BLOOD OF JESUS CANCELS all curses because Jesus was made a curse for all. Jesus, a Jew sent by God saves all mankind. The Holy Communion remembers Jesus daily as token partaken of Blood Covenant. Christian believers serve God daily at home, and in community globally to proclaim Jesus Christ is Lord. Believers serve Jesus according to Joshua 24:15 as greatest living history to commemorate crucifixion and resurrection of Christ Jesus.
In grief, sorrow, pain and torment Jesus went through to save forever. The Blood of Messiah by Holy Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, to clean conscience from dead works to serve the living God according to Hebrews 9:14. So no more guilt or condemnation as the Word of God says those in Christ Jesus the Messiah are free.“There is therefore no condemnation to those in Yeshua the Messiah who walk in the Spirit in Romans 8:1. Christ resurrected so triumphed over death to declare sin finished forever. As the passover blood of the lamb was applied to door posts of Hebrew in Egypt, so Blood of Yeshua is applied to believer’s hearts by faith, to wash clean from guilty conscience and shame over past sins. So let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from evil conscience and our bodies washed with the living word and living water as stated in Hebrews 10:22. The pure waters refer to mikvah, the ritual water immersion, which is symbolic of new spiritual birth.
To sacrifice God’s Only Son as Abraham almost did takes Faith in God so rewarded by sheep replaced Isaac. Itself is precursor to redemption of Christ the Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world. GOD saw Jesus deeply grieved pain but gave ONLY FAVOURITE BELOVED SON to die for humanity. God CHOSE TO MANIFEST Jesus as GOD in human form. Some see God as Invincible Condescending Autocrat waiting to punish slightest mistake but God came down to interact through Christ at human level. God could send Archangel Gabriel or Michael to die on the cross for us. Some angels failed God so unreliable and did not fulfil task to God’s satisfaction. In fact, they abandoned heaven, settled on earth, intermarried with humans so refused to return to heaven. Others rebelled and joined ranks with God’s arch-enemy the devil in heaven so thrown down to earth. God showed Great Love Sending Jesus His Only Son. Easter commemorates risen saviour Jesus Christ. God could send money, possessed as He Owns all the Silver and Gold in limitless supply. GOD Sent Christ so touched God’s Heart Most. GOD IS RICH so COULD GIVE WITHOUT EXPERIENCING MATERIAL LOSS YET GOD EXPERIENCED PERSONAL LOSS BY SACRIFICING HIS SON JESUS. They had no idea this will turn out to be God’s GREATEST TRUTH and GREATEST RESURRECTION MIRACLE. Envious enemies do you a favour so GOD TURNS IT AROUND TO GLORIFY HIMSELF IN your humble life in Jesus Name. No matter how big giants like Goliath in life, God DEFEATS AND SLAYS all enemies including the devil. The choice to REDEEM household is to enter open veil through JESUS’ ULTIMATE BLOOD SACRIFICE in Jesus Name. The torn veil represents Yeshua who died on the Roman execution cross for sin which separates from God. We must continue to use this time of year to regain ground the devil attempts to destroy. God does not mind the time of day or year Jesus is celebrated so to God it does not matter. God wants the whole world together to celebrate JESUS CHRIST as MAIN reason for Easter Season. It is a blessing to celebrate Christ as groups in church, family, alone with God, Holy Spirit and angels. Knowing Christ is the Central Gospel Message proclaims God’s Sovereignty. Believers celebrate work of Holy Spirit to Glorify God in Christ during Easter. The international community recognises Christ so gives holidays to mark and remember Christ’s resurrection. Easter is God-sent open door for Church families together to invite unbelievers to join in celebrations. Believers globally unite in reunion to Glorify God, acknowledge Christ the Saviour, King of kings Priceless Blood Gift.
E – Everlasting Life through Christ -John 3:16
A – Assurance of God’s Love – John 14:19
S – Salvation to who believes – Romans 10:9
T – Truth Chosen Only Way by God- John 14:6
E – Exalted King, all knees bow – Philippians 2:10
R – Resurrection and Restoration- John 25:26
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