When the centurion and those with him who were guarding Jesus saw the earthquake and all that had happened, they were terrified, and exclaimed, ‘Surely he was the Son of God!’

Matthew 27:54

It is time well spent to consider the whole record of the crucifixion and note the reaction of the man in charge; the faithfulness of the sorrowing women who had followed from Galilee; the courage of Joseph the councillor and Nicodemus the ruler, who came forward to care for the Lord’s body.

Daily Reading: Judges 3