JERUSALEM DISPATCHES — V

 JESUS OF NAZARETH DEAD ON CROSS; MOTHER LEADS VIGIL AT TOMB
 
Special to The Covert Letter
Jerusalem (April6) – Jesus of Nazareth, who captivated the city’s religious faithful with soaring rhetoric and solemn proclamations, is dead. Confirmation came from the office of Gov. Pontius Pilot.

Jesus was convicted this morning on charges of blasphemy and heresy at the behest of High Priest Joseph Caiaphas of the Sanhedrin. With Jesus a citizen of Galilee, Tetrarch Herod Antipas was requested to determine proper jurisdiction. He returned Jesus to Governor Pilot, who pronounced judgment.

An unexplained twilight covered the city from noon until mid-afternoon when an earthquake rocked the region causing widespread damage.… Read More