Many people are familiar with Mel Gibson’s movie “The Passion of Christ” but don’t know what “passion” refers to. After all, the word isn’t in the Bible…or is it? In this lesson, Dr. Bramson discusses the part of Jesus’s suffering before the crucifixion, which is known as His “passion.” How many times was Jesus flogged? Why was a scarlet robe and crown of thorns placed on Jesus? What was the cross that Jesus and Simon carried? What happens to the body during a a flogging and crucifixion?