Welcome to the Coffee Cup Commentaries. We are continuing our study of the Gospel according to St. Mark, going very quickly through chapter 15, partly because the events of that wonderful and terrible and saving day went very quickly. Usually it took you a couple of days, hanging on the cross, to die, but this was over in just a few hours. So we return to our study, looking at the crucifixion of Christ in Mark 15:33ff.
When the sixth hour…