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Why did the Pharisees need Judas?

14 Then one of the twelve, whose name was Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests

This morning, I heard this interesting question.  In reading about the end of Jesus’ ministry, we see that Judas was clearly the linchpin in the process of putting Jesus on trial.  

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Betrayed by a Kiss

  “Rise, let us be going: behold, he is at hand that doth betray Me. And while He yet spake, lo, Judas, one of the twelve, came, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and elders of the people. 370 more words

Letters To Christ's People.

What are YOU doing?

Judas acted like he was Jesus’s friend when he came to the garden to betray Jesus. He kissed him on the cheek.  “I’m just doing what you told me to do…quickly”. 157 more words


Who Killed Jesus? #38

The answer to this provocative question might be surprising: There is enough evidence to indict the whole human race. No one is innocent except Christ (2 Corinthians 5:21… 383 more words

Discipleship Training

Life's One Tragedy

By Katie

“Life holds only one tragedy: not to have been a saint.” – Leon Bloy

What? That is the only tragedy life holds? These intense words (to me at least) struck me at the very beginning of what is now my favorite book on Catholicism, “Louder than Words” by Matthew Leonard. 567 more words


The Temptation of Judas

It is nearly morning. How I wish this day will quickly be over, Judas thought to himself. The thought of what he was going to do to Jesus later that day still seem impossible to him. 336 more words


The rehabilitation of Judas

As a preacher and musician I am a passionate person, and as a passionate person I have been known to get into debates with people over the Bible, politics or even sports on occasion if one of my teams was the subject matter. 1,190 more words