i am judas.
sacrificing kingdom treasure for precious metal.
delivering death kiss on the only blameless.
lacking in self-control.
i am peter.
sacrificing master rabbi association for mere street credit.
delivering violent retaliation over humble acceptance.
lacking in faith.
i am caiaphas.
sacrificing recognition of the studied for reputation of the studies.
delivering prideful condemnation on self-claimed object of love.
lacking in humility.
i am pilate.
sacrificing upright leadership for corrupt harmony.
delivering innocent creator to tainted created.
lacking in courage.
i am the crowd.
sacrificing abstinence from evil for false image of peace.
delivering guilt of known sin to children and grandchildren.
lacking in wisdom.
i am the thief.
sacrificing humble repentance for vain conceit.
delivering ridiculous insults on the one undeserving.
lacking in sight.
I AM the hope.
sacrificing honor for your life.
delivering love for your redemption.
abounding in mercy.