Holy Week, Christian Passover & Resurrection
The Death and Resurrection of Jesus
3 books in 1 volume
This summary follows the outline in Mark’s Gospel.
This is an approximation:
Palm Sunday – Day of Demonstration – Mark 11:1-11 (Zech 9:9) – Jesus enters Jerusalem
Monday – Day of Authority – Mark 11:12-19 – fig tree, temple cleansed
Tuesday – Day of Conflict – Mark 11:20 – 13:36 – debates with leaders
Wednesday – Day of Preparation – Mark 14:1-11 – anointed at Bethany
Thursday – Day of Farewell – Mark 14:12-42 – last supper
Good Friday – Day of Crucifixion – Mark 14:43 – 15:47 – trials and death
Saturday – Day of Sabbath – Mark 15:46-47 – tomb sealed
Easter Sunday – Day of Resurrection – Mark 16:1-18 – resurrection appearances
It is finished – It is accomplished
- Lighting The Candles
- First Cup ‑ Cup Of Blessing
- Washing The Hands
- First Dipping ‑ Bitter Herb In Salt Water
- The Four Questions
- The Plagues
- Paschal Lamb, Unleavened Bread, Bitter Herb
- Second Cup ‑ Cup Of Thanksgiving
- Second Dipping ‑ The Mixture (Charoseth)
- The Passover Meal
- Communion Instituted
- Third Cup ‑ Cup Of Redemption
- Fourth Cup ‑ Cup Of Praise
- The Great Praise ‑ Final Song
This order of service for Passover is an attempt to be as true as possible to the historic one Jesus had with his disciples, with Christian explanations added.
A Mysterious Month
Photos from the longer version
Addendum: The Old City of Jerusalem
Part 1: A Mysterious Month, gives the full eye-witness accounts of 12 resurrection appearances. The contents of RISEN – shorter version – now also included in this book,
Holy Week, Christian Passover & Resurrection.
Part 2: Our Month in Israel, gives my reflections on walking where Jesus walked, with photos of those locations. Not included in Holy Week, Christian Passover & Resurrection.
Expanded contents of RISEN! – the longer version
with more details and photos of Jerusalem in Part 2.
Being prepared – Crucified and Risen