Lesson: Christ's Sufferings Foretold
Reading: Smitten and spat
upon
Reference: Isa. 50:5-6; Mark 14:65; 15:16-20

Isaiah 50:5: The Lord God hath opened mine ear, and I was not rebellious, neither turned away back.

Isaiah 50:6: I gave my back to the smiters, and my cheeks to them that plucked off the hair: I hid not my face from shame and spitting.

Mark 14:65: And some began to spit on him, and to cover his face, and to buffet him, and to say unto him, Prophesy: and the servants did strike him with the palms of their hands.

Mark 15:16: And the soldiers led him away into the hall, called Prætorium; and they call together the whole band.

Mark 15:17: And they clothed him with purple, and platted a crown of thorns, and put it about his head,

Mark 15:18: And began to salute him, Hail, King of the Jews!

Mark 15:19: And they smote him on the head with a reed, and did spit upon him, and bowing their knees worshipped him.

Mark 15:20: And when they had mocked him, they took off the purple from him, and put his own clothes on him, and led him out to crucify him.

(KJV)