Pain of the Cross

Published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 02:18 PM.

The hour was at hand to give His body and blood for a living sacrifice for the sins of man.

He silently suffered the brutal punishment of His accusers in public humiliation for everyone to see.

His bloodstained face was swollen and wet with tears of agony;

and His tortured body writhed with pain while His tormentors celebrated in taunting reverie.

His broken-hearted Mother wept and prayed for Her Son

dying on the Cross by sinners' merciless cruelty.

In the throes of death He whispered with His last breath,

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