Preaching as Proposal

Why Was Jesus Killed?

Author - First Name: 
John B.
Author - Last Name: 
Cobb, Jr.

Mark 14:1b The chief priests and scribes were seeking how to arrest him by stealth, and kill him.

Mark's most explicit and direct answer to the question, "Why was Jesus killed?" is that the chief priests and scribes wanted him dead. But if we ask the question with any seriousness, that can only be the beginning. Why did they want to kill him?

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