Spiritual Words./Jesus' last words
- Seven reported last sayings of Jesus as he was crucified.
1) Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.
2) Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in paradise.
3) Woman, behold your son! Behold; your mother.
4) Eli, Eli, la'ma sabach-tha'ni? *
My God, My God, why hast thou forsaken me?
5) I thirst.
6) It is finished.
7) Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit.
* a quote of Psalm 21 in which the suffering and glory of
the Messiah is predicted.