Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

The Cross

The Cross 1. The history of the Cross 2. The reason for the Cross 3. The results of the Cross 4. The response to the Cross I. The History of the Cross The history of crucifixion can be traced back to the OT Egyptians (Genesis 40:19) and the Persians (Esther 7:10). Fast forward many hundreds of years to Alexander the Great, after the conquest of Tyre, he had two thousand Tyrians crucified as punishment for their resistance. Famous Crucifixions •…