Gospel of Matthew

The Crucifixion and Burial

The Son of God Being Repudiated by the Sons of Men

Matthew 27:22-31

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses the scourging of Jesus by the Romans.

The King Crucified

Matthew 27:32-34

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expounds the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.

Immanuel’s Orphaned Cry – Disillusionment or Dependence?

Matthew 27:34-50

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson gives a detailed exposition of Christ's fourth statement on the cross: "My God, my God, why hast Thou forsaken me?" Dr. Johnson explains the importance of this moment of Christ's suffering in the doctrine of atonement.

‘And the Graves Were Opened,’ or Mysterious Visitors from the Spirit World

Matthew 27:50-56

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson gives his thoughts on the signs that accompanied Jesus' death.

The Burial of Christ

Matthew 27:57-61

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses Christ's burial, giving specific emphasis to the role of Joseph of Arimathea and the impact of Jesus' death upon his faith.