The Psalm Of The Cross

As Jesus Christ bore the sin of the world on the cross, he pressed with his nail pierced hands and feet to take an unimaginably painful breath, and he used that breath to declare the opening words of Psalm 22, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”

The Holy Spirit spoke through the prophet David 1,000 years before the birth of Christ to give a haunting articulation of the suffering that was to be endured at Calvary. Psalm 22