Editorial

PRIOR TO ARREST IN GETHSEMANE

Jesus of Nazareth seems lost in prayer mere minutes before his arrest in the Gethsemane Garden outside of Jerusalem two days ago. The roaming rabbi was charged with treason and executed on Golgotha -- also called the Place of the Skull or Skull Hill -- yesterday. {Artwork by Henrik Olrik (1830-1890)}.

8 Days in Jerusalem: Day 7 - Jerusalem returning to normal after Passover

{Editor’s Note: This series depicts how the events of Jesus Christ’s last week in Jerusalem could have been reported by a newspaper.

DEATH BY CRUCIFIXION

Friends and family mourn at the feet of Jesus of Nazareth earlier today. The sign above his head reads “King of the Jews,” a reference to the charge that the Nazarene, or his followers, sought to overthrow Roman rule and re-establish the Throne of David. {Artwork by Carl Bloch (1834-1890)

8 Days in Jersusalem: Day 6 - Innocent man dies on cross

{Editor’s Note: This series depicts how the events of Jesus Christ’s last week in Jerusalem could have been reported by a newspaper.

JESUS OF NAZARETH OBSERVES PASSOVER
Jesus bar-Joseph of Nazareth speaks with his closest disciples during the Passover meal earlier today. The disciple leaving the room is believed to be Judas Iscariot, who led a mob to the garden at Gethsemane later to arrest the Nazarene healer. {Artwork by Carl Bloch (1834-1890)}

TRIAL AT CAIPHAS' HOUSE

Jesus of Nazareth (back, center) is led away during his trial at Caiphas' house after sundown today (fifth day of the week). The man in the left front corner is a Galilean many thought is one of the philosopher/healer's disciples. However, he said he did not know the Nazarene rabbi. {{Artwork by Carl Bloch (1834-1890)}

8 Days in Jerusalem: Day 5 - Jesus arrested, tried and convicted

{Editor’s Note: This series depicts how the events of Jesus Christ’s last week in Jerusalem could have been reported by a newspaper.

WITH FRIENDS IN BETHANY

Jesus of Nazareth talks with two sisters -- Martha (left) and Mary (right) in Bethany today. He took a day off from teaching in Temple Square, where he had several run-ins with the Pharisees and Sadducees who disagree with his religious philosophies. {Artwork by Frederik Ludvig Storch (1805-1883)}

8 Days in Jerusalem: Day 4 - Dignitaries arrive in Jerusalem for Passover

{Editor’s Note: This series depicts how the events of Jesus Christ’s last week in Jerusalem could have been reported by a newspaper.

"RENDER TO CAESAR ..."
“Render to Caesar what is Caesar’s, and to God what is God’s,” healer/teacher Jesus bar-Joseph told a crowd in Temple Square earlier this week. The Nazarene carpenter continued teaching, and verbally sparring with religious leaders, at the Temple today. {Artwork by Anton Dorph (1831-1914)}

8 Days in Jerusalem: Day 3 - Battle of wits and words heats up

{Editor’s Note: This series depicts how the events of Jesus Christ’s last week in Jerusalem could have been reported by a newspaper.

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