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Where they crucified him, and two other with him, on either side one, and Jesus in the midst.

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General references

John 18:32
[They said this] so that the words Jesus had spoken would be fulfilled, regarding the kind of death He would die. [Note: Jesus had predicted he would be "lifted up," indicating a Roman crucifixion. See 12:32-33].
Matthew 27:35
And after they had crucified Him, the soldiers divided His clothing among themselves by gambling for them.
Mark 15:24
So, they crucified Him and divided His clothing by gambling for them to decide what each soldier would get.
Luke 23:32
And two other men, who were criminals, were also led out with Jesus to be put to death.
Galatians 3:13
Christ bought us back from the curse [caused by our not obeying all the requirements] of the law of Moses; He became a curse for us [by dying on the cross], for it is written [Deut. 21:23], "Every one who hangs on a tree [i.e., a cross] is cursed [i.e., cut off from God]."
Hebrews 12:2
We should fix our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and completer of the [or, "our"] faith. [Note: Jesus is here pictured as the one who completely fulfills the life of faith, or who provides us with the ability to live such a life]. [And] because He could look forward to joy, He endured the cross, despising its shame, and has sat down at the right side of God's throne.