CORRUPT CHARACTERS AT THE
Bob Hentrich March 18, 2018
"But we have left everything to
follow you. What will there be for us?"
was in Bethany, in the home of Simon the leper, a woman came to Him with an
alabaster jar of very expensive perfume which she poured on His head as He was
reclining at the table."
The disciples were
indignant, "Why this waste?" they asked. "This perfume could
have been sold at a high price and the money given to the poor."
So aware of this,
Jesus said to them, "Why are you bothering this woman? She has done a
beautiful thing to me. The poor you will always have with you. You
will not always have me."
poured this perfume on my body, she did it to prepare me for burial."
"Truly, I tell
you wherever in the world this gospel is told…what she has done will also be
told in memory of her."
Judas went to the Chief Priest and
are you willing to give me if I
deliver him over to you?”
And so, they
counted out 30 pieces of silver.
Judas watched for an opportunity to
hand Him over.
I tell you, one of you is going to betray me."
"What you are about to
do, do quickly.”
No one at the meal understood why
Jesus said this to him.
"Now, the son of man is glorified
and God is glorified in Him."
When Judas, who
had betrayed him, saw that Jesus was condemned he was seized with remorse, and
he returned the 30 pieces of silver to the Chief Priest and the elders.
sinned," he said to them, "For I betrayed innocent blood." "What
is that to us?" they replied. That's your responsibility."
So Judas threw
the money into the temple, went away and he hanged himself.