Good Day?

When morning came, all the chief priests and elder of the people plotted against Jesus to put Him to death…. And when they had come to a place called Golgotha, that is to say, Place of the Skull, …they crucified Him. …

Now from the sixth hour until the ninth hour there was darkness over all the land. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, My God, My God, why have Your forsaken Me?” …

And Jesus cried out again with a loud voice [“It is finished.” “Father, into Your hands I commit My spirit.”] and yielded up His spirit [breathed His last]. …

‎‎Then behold the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom, and the earth quaked and the rocks were split, and the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised. …

“Truly this was the Son of God!” …

Now when evening had come, … Joseph [of Arimathea] had taken the body [of Jesus], he wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, and laid it in his new tomb which he had hewn out of the rock; and he rolled a large stone against the door of the tomb, and departed. …

Today could have been the worst day on earth. But…

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