The Day Christ Died Author:Jim Bishop This is a book about the mmost dramatic day in the history of the world, the day which Jesus of Nazareth died. It opens at 6 P.M. - the beginning of the Hebrew day - with Jesus and ten of the apostles coming though the pass between the Mount of Olives and the Mount of Offense en route to Jerusalem and the Last Supper. It closes at 4 P.M. of the ... more »follwing afternoon, when Jesus was taken down from the cross.« less
I know quite a few folks who read this book every Lent. Amazing detail about how the Passion of Christ may have likely occurred, based on historical facts known about the life and times back then with respect to how the Romans/Jews scouraged/crucified people. Very interesting book and easy reading.