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Timeline of Jesus’ Final Hours

Preceding Events

The Last Supper ۬(Matthew 26:20-30; Mark 14:17-26; Luke 22:14-38; John 13:21-30)

In the Garden of Gethsemane ۬(Matthew 26:36-46; Mark 14:32-42; Luke 22:39-45)

Jesus is Betrayed and Arrested ۬(Matthew 26:47-56; Mark 14:43-52; Luke 22:47-53; John 18:1-11)

The Religious Leaders Condemn Jesus €¨(Matthew 27:1-2; Mark 15:1; Luke 22:66-71) 

6:00 AM

Jesus Stands Trial Before Pilate ۬(Matthew 27:11-14; Mark 15:2-5; Luke 23:1-5; John 18:28-40)

Jesus Sent to Herod ۬(Luke 23:6-12)

7:00 AM

Jesus Returned to Pilate ۬(Luke 23:11)

Jesus is Sentenced to Death ۬(Matthew 27:26; Mark 15:15; Luke 23:23-24; John 19:16)

8:00 AM

Jesus is Led Away to Calvary ۬(Matthew 27:30-33; Mark 15:22-22; Luke 23:26-31; John 19:16-17)

The Crucifixion

9:00 AM – “The Third Hour”

Jesus is Crucified on the Cross  (Matthew 27:35; Mark 15:24-26; Luke 23:33; John 19:18)

The Soldiers Cast Lots for Jesus’ Clothing €¨(Matthew 27:35; Mark 15:24; Luke 23:34; John 19:23-24)

10:00 AM

Jesus is Insulted and Mocked (Matthew 27:39-44; Mark 15:29-32; Luke 23:35-37, 39)

11:00 AM

Jesus and the Criminal (Luke 23:40-43)

 Jesus Speaks to Mary and John (John 19:26-27)

Noon – “The Sixth Hour”

Darkness Covers the Land (Matthew 27:45; Mark 15:33; Luke 23:44) 

2:00 PM

Jesus is Thirsty (John 19:28-29)

3:00 PM – “The Ninth Hour”

Jesus Cries Out to the Father (Matthew 27:46; Mark 15:34)

It is Finished (Luke 23:46; John 19:30)

Events Following Jesus’ Death

The Earthquake (Matthew 27:51-52)

The Centurion – “Surely he was the Son of God!” €¨(Matthew 27:54; Mark 15:38; Luke 23:47)

The Soldiers Break the Thieves’ Legs €¨(John 19:31-32)

The Soldier Pierces Jesus Side ۬(John 19:34)

Jesus is Laid in the Tomb ۬(Matthew 27:57-61; Mark 15:42-47; Luke 23:50-56; John 19:38-42)

Jesus Rises from the Dead ۬(Matthew 28:1-7; Mark 16:1-8; Luke 24:1-12; John 20:1-9)

Art: Golgotha, 1884, Mihály Munkácsy, PD-US, Wikimedia Commons.

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