Famous Last Words Part 7: Departure
Topic: Crucifixion of Jesus Scripture: Luke 23:44–23:46
Only Jesus truly had power over His Spirit to control the moment of His Spirit’s departure from His body—and His Spirit’s return to His body in the resurrection. This truth is a strong case for Christ’s true identity as not only deity but God’s true Son. This truth also adds to the extreme commitment Jesus had to accomplish His mission and achieve glory for the Father.