Readings for Good Friday (focus text in bold):
Isaiah 52:13-53:12 - he was wounded for our transgressions
Psalm 22:1-22 - the psalm of the passion: my God, why have you forsaken me?
Hebrews 10:1-25 - Christ's sacrifice takes away sins entirely and forever
John 19:1-37 - the Passion of our Lord according to St. John
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: “Ecce Homo” (Latin for “Behold the man,” John 19:5) by Antonio Ciseri, oil on canvas, 1871, Gallery of Modern Art, Florence, Italy