…About What Happened At Jesus’ Trial?

Fourteenth in the series “Why Should I Even Care?”

Mark 14:53-65

Main Point:  Jesus’ claims about himself are woven neatly together at the hearing he has the night before his execution.

  1. Jesus knows what it’s like to personally face injustice [53-59]
    1. Deuteronomy 17:6
    2. Ephesians 2:19-22
  2. Jesus stands for the truth even when it will be costly [60-62]
    1. Isaiah 53:7
    2. Psalm 2:7-9
    3. Daniel 7:13-14
    4. Psalm 110:1-2
  3. The leaders react to Jesus’ answer with ferocious cruelty [63-65]
    1. Leviticus 24:13-16
  4. Application Questions:
    1. How can we better navigate facing unjust suffering?
    2. How do we go about sharing the Good News with those who are openly hostile?
    3. What is going to be your response to Jesus today?