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The Scourging at the Pillar (John 19:1-3)

The Scourging at the Pillar (John 19:1-3)

The scourging of Christ before his crucifixion is mentioned matter-of-factly in three of the gospels (Matthew 27:26; Mark 15:15; John 19:1-3), although it’s not described in any detail. These brief references to the scourging, however, don't take away from the fact that it was a terrible punishment that would have left Christ in a critical … Continue reading The Scourging at the Pillar (John 19:1-3)