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Crucifixion - Wikipedia


Crucifixion is a historical method of capital punishment in which the victim is tied or nailed to a .... The condemned would therefore have to draw himself up by his arms, .... crucifixion in the Ro...

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Apr 8, 2014 ... For centuries the Church has largely depicted the Crucifixion of Christ with his arms outstretched horizontally on a cross. The Shroud of Turin, ...

Was Jesus crucified with his arms ABOVE his head? - Daily Mail


Apr 3, 2014 ... Turin Shroud hints crucifixion was more painful than traditionally thought .... Rubens, depicted Christ with his arms above his head on the cross.

Did Christ die on a cross or a stake? - bethinking.org


The most famous person crucified was Jesus Christ. ... on a cross, with the sign written by Pontius Pilate nailed above his head. .... It shows Christ on a cross, not a pole or a 'torture stake', with his arms out-stretched to the left and the right.

Crucifixion of Christ Incorrectly Portrayed? - La Vista Church of Christ


PARIS (AFP) - The image of the crucifixion, one of the most powerful emblems of Christianity ... and movies, Jesus Christ is seen nailed to the cross by his hands and feet, with his head upwards and arms outstretched. ... (4) Since a seat, the above article says, was designed to prolong life, the fact that Jesus died surprisingly ...

What Was the Shape of Jesus' Cross? | Cold Case Christianity


Nov 3, 2014 ... His Jehovah's Witness visitors claimed Jesus was actually nailed to a straight ... his groin, some stretch out his arms on a forked gibbet” (Seneca the Younger, ... In order to know precisely which shape of wood was used to crucify Jesus, .... shaped to allow for the placement of this sign above Jesus' head.

BBC - The Passion - Articles - Crucifixion


Mar 16, 2008 ... Jesus's nails went through his hands, not his forearms. ... the Crucifixion - with Christ's arms above his head, nails through his arms and his ...

Jesus death on the Stauros - Cross or Stake? - JWfacts.com


This suggests that Jesus had his arms separated on a cross, not together on a stake as ... "Above his head they had put the charge against him in writing: 'THIS IS ... In Second Apology, chapter VI he talks of "Jesus Christ, who was crucified ...

New Shroud of Turin analysis suggests Jesus was crucified with ...


Apr 3, 2014 ... ... of old believed Jesus was crucified with his arms above his head — a ... suggests that the shroud was created much later than Christ's time.

Section 6, CRUCIFIXION - The Physical Death Of Jesus Christ ...


It was customary for the condemned man to carry his own cross from the flogging ... titulus was attached to the cross, by nails or cords, just above the victim's head. ... With arms outstretched but not taut, the wrists were nailed to the patibulum., ...

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Jesus is Jehovah!: Jesus was executed on a cross, not a stake! #2 ...


Jan 22, 2011 ... "If Christ had been nailed to an upright stake with his hands above his ... In the picture of the crucifixion the plaque is above Jesus head, ..... This suggests that Jesus had his arms separated on a cross, not together on a stake":.

Historic Christianity: Cross or Stake: a response to Watchtower ...


... teaches as doctrine that Jesus was crucified with his arms above his head on a single pole or stake, rather than arms outstretched, as is otherwise universally understood. ..... “In like manner He [the Lord] points to the cross of Christ.... [Here  ...

Why the BBC thinks Christ did not die this way - Telegraph


Mar 16, 2008 ... Instead of portraying Christ with his arms out wide and his legs straight ... have been crucified on a T-shaped gibbet, with his arms above his head ... the BBC's version would change the image of Jesus "throwing his arms out ...