for some reason, I kept calling today black friday. not Good Friday. but maybe.
maybe that’s what it really is.
a perfect, innocent man. betrayed with a kiss. sold for silver. whipped. beaten. crowned with thorns. mocked. crucified. killed.
from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour. (Matthew 27:45)
And when the sixth hour had come, there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour. (Mark 15:33)
It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, 45while the sun’s light failed. (Luke 23:44)
He cried out
The veil was torn
I know it was good. I know it was the best day. The day that changed all of history. All of our lives. Forever. Gave us life instead of death. Gave us hope. A bridge. A way.
But the sun went out. The Son of God was dead.
It was also black.