Trial Before Herod

Reading Assignment:

Luke 23:8-12


Did you understand what you read?

  1. Why was Herod happy to see Jesus?
  2. Using a concordance, look at the other times Herod tried to get Jesus to come. Why do you suppose that Jesus was avoiding him?
  3. Who else came with Jesus? What were they doing before Herod?
  4. What was Jesusí response?
  5. How did Herod and his soldiers treat Jesus?
  6. Why do you think this incident caused Pilate and Herod to become friends?