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Jehovah’s Witnesses

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New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (Study Edition)

B12-B

The Final Week of Jesus’ Life on Earth (Part 2)

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Nisan 12

SUNSET (Jewish days start and end at sunset)

SUNRISE

  • Quiet day with disciples

  • Judas arranges betrayal

SUNSET

Nisan 13

SUNSET

SUNRISE

  • Peter and John prepare for the Passover

  • Jesus and other apostles arrive in late afternoon

SUNSET

Nisan 14

SUNSET

  • Eats the Passover with the apostles

  • Washes the feet of the apostles

  • Dismisses Judas

  • Institutes the Lord’s Evening Meal

  • Betrayed and arrested in the garden of Gethsemane

  • Apostles flee

  • Tried by the Sanhedrin at the house of Caiaphas

  • Peter denies Jesus

SUNRISE

  • Stands before the Sanhedrin again

  • Taken to Pilate, then to Herod, then back to Pilate

  • Sentenced to death and executed at Golgotha

  • Dies about three o’clock in the afternoon

  • Body removed and buried

SUNSET

Nisan 15 (Sabbath)

SUNSET

SUNRISE

  • Pilate approves posting guards at Jesus’ grave

SUNSET

Nisan 16

SUNSET

  • Additional burial spices are purchased

SUNRISE

  • Resurrected

  • Appears to disciples

SUNSET