The New International Version

Matthew 27:45–54

Embed This Verse

Add this verse to your website by copying the code below. Customize

The Death of Jesus

27:45–56pp—Mk 15:33–41; Lk 23:44–49; Jn 19:29–30

45 From noon until three in the afternoon darknessx came over all the land. 46 About three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, Eli, Eli,c lema sabachthani?” (which means “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”).d y

47 When some of those standing there heard this, they said, “He’s calling Elijah.”

48 Immediately one of them ran and got a sponge. He filled it with wine vinegar,z put it on a staff, and offered it to Jesus to drink. 49 The rest said, “Now leave him alone. Let’s see if Elijah comes to save him.”

50 And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit.a

51 At that moment the curtain of the templeb was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks splitc 52 and the tombs broke open. The bodies of many holy people who had died were raised to life. 53 They came out of the tombs after Jesus’ resurrection ande went into the holy cityd and appeared to many people.

54 When the centurion and those with him who were guardinge Jesus saw the earthquake and all that had happened, they were terrified, and exclaimed, “Surely he was the Son of God!”f

Read More

x
c

Some manuscripts Eloi, Eloi

d
y
z

ver 34; Ps 69:21

a
b
c

ver 54

e

Or tombs, and after Jesus’ resurrection they

d

See Mt 4:5

e

ver 36

f

See Mt 4:3; 17:5

70+ Free Books

With Registration

By registering for an account, you agree to Faithlife’s terms of service and privacy policy.
Registering account…

There was an error while trying to create your account. Please try again soon.

When you've registered, your reading position, reading plans, and more all synchronize with Logos’ mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire.

Invest in a collection of Bible reference works (including commentaries and dictionaries) and you’ll be able to use your library wherever you are—on your Windows or Mac computer, here at Biblia.com, or with our Bible! mobile app.

Use the same username and password for Biblia.com, the mobile apps, and desktop software. You can choose whatever combination of tools works best for you, and everything synchronizes automatically!

Loading...