This day starts early in the morning with a continuation of a very busy night. It ends with the burial of Jesus Christ.

(If you want to read the account in detail, read all the passages, otherwise simply follow the events as marked with an *)


Jesus is brought to trial before the Sanhedrin
(Matt 27:1; Mark 15:1; *Luke 22:66-71)

Judas commits suicide
(*Matt 27:3-10; cf Acts 1:18-19)

Jesus before Pilate, Herod Antipas, and Pilate again
(Matt 27:2, 11-26; Mark 15:1-15; *Luke 23:1-25; John 18:28-19:16)

Jesus prepared for crucifixion
(Matt 27:27-34; *Mark 15:16-23; Luke 23:26-33; John 19:17)

The first three hours of the crucifixion
(Matt 27:35-44; *Mark 15:24-32; Luke 23:33-43; John 19:18-27)

The last three hours of the crucifixion
(Matt 27:45-50; Mark 15:33-37; Luke 23:44, 45a, 46; *John 19:28-30)

Jesus’ death confirmed and His body buried
(Matt 27:51-66; Mark 15:38-47; Luke 23:45b, 47-56; John 19:31-38)

Then, all of Saturday nothing happened as it was the Sabbath, and it was a day of great mourning for all those who had believed in Jesus. The next reading will be on Sunday.