Gal. 2:20 I am crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but it is Christ who lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live in faith, the faith of the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me. #Bible #Scripture verse, Recovery Version Bible, quoted at www.agodman.com
The branches of the Acacia tree in Israel look like this. Also, the Ark of the Covenant was built out of Acacia wood that was in the Holy of Holies, and was required to be sprinkled with the blood of the sacrificed lamb.
This shows Golgatha. Having the skull shown in this way creates the image of what Macbeth + Banquo where trying to do on the battlefield very well. The skull has a cross, which suggests that in their mind,their doings where fine,even right, as they where serving their country + God. The reason this is surprising is because this was the place where Jesus was crucified, meaning that it is the place most against God. They where trying to create this on the battlefield, contradicting themselves.
No work of modern literature can usher you so powerfully and intimately into the Savior’s heart like "The Day I Was Crucified". Master storyteller, Gene Edwards (author of "Divine Romance") recounts the harrowing scene of Calvary as if the crucifixion narrative was being told by Jesus Himself. Step into history’s most powerful and defining moment as you gaze upon the Lamb of God with new eyes. // The Day I Was Crucified by Gene Edwards //