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Anticipating the Crucifixion; Matthew 26:1-16

Summary

The responses of the disciples to Jesus prediction of his crucifixion invites us to consider out own response to it.  What does the cross of Christ evoke in you? 

Sermon Notes

  1. A foolish (powerful, wise) message. 
  2. How it sounds to First Century Jews and 21st Century Americans
  3. The Four Anticipations:
    1. The Jewish Leaders: Deny It
    2. The Woman (Mary): Honor It
    3. The Disciples: Ignore It
    4. Judas: Reject It
  4. Mary’s Extravagant Praise, Then and Now