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Matthew 27:38-54; Mark 15:27-39; Luke 23:35-49; John 19:23-34 describe the Crucifixion and the people present and name some of them.These passages from the four Canonical Gospels, however, give different accounts of the number of people present and their names. If I am allowed to put these accounts together the following names can be found (or inferred): ...


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I'll begin with Mark's Gospel, as that was the first New Testament Gospel to be written and is considered by scholars to be the primary source used by the authors of the other gospels, either directly (Matthew, Luke) or indirectly (John). Mark 15:40 says that Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Joses, and Salome stood watching from afar off: ...


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The first part talks about having faith. not an amount of faith, just faith. The poppy seed is the correct translation as it is medicinal and can help cure. The sycamore fig tree is unclean. Figs are used to feed pigs which for Jews are unclean hence prodigal son ends up feeding figs to pigs when he at the lowest level. Sycus was an unclean tax inspector who ...



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