What Jesus’ Suffering Was All About (Part C)

Jesus’ Suffering: Forgiveness

After Jesus was beaten several times and was flogged also, he was led away to be crucified. The flogging was a standard procedure for those who were executed by crucifixion. This flogging was so severe that some even died because of it. However, Jesus had to go on the cross, it would not have been enough to save us when he had died after his flogging. Before I explain why Jesus had to be crucified and why he was not just stoned or beheaded or received any other less painful form of execution, I will tell a bit more about crucifixion. Read more