Mark 15

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We’ve met Caiaphas, Pilate, and Barabbas, the central figures in the cast of Calvary. Let’s close with a supporting actor whose role may be the most fascinating of all. Our essay today will be a bit longer than usual, but the story is worth the telling. The Bible records that “A certain man from Cyrene, Simon, the father of Alexander …