Isaiah 50: 4-7

The third of Isaiah’s Servant Songs shows the Lord’s disciple humbly accepting insults and abuse.


Philippians 2: 6-11

Jesus lays aside his divine glory and humbles himself even to the extent of dying a hideous death by crucifixion.

Mark 14: 1-15:47

Even in this, the bleakest of the four Passion accounts, Jesus is recognised in the end as ‘son of God’.