What did some of those standing at the crucifixion say when they heard Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?”?
A. “These are so fun to watch.” B. “He’s calling Elijah.” C. “B. He’s asking us to save him.” D. “Do you want to go home and decorate eggs now?”
“About three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” (which means “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”). When some of those standing there heard this, they said, “He’s calling Elijah.”” Matthew 27:46-47 (NIV)