JESUS CHRIST LIVED in Israel during the time of the Roman Empire. The supreme council in Israel was the Sanhedrin, and it contained two main political parties which were in opposition to each other—the Sadducees and the Pharisees. Another significant political force in Israel was the Zealots, who advocated rebellion against Rome.
THIS IS MY FAVOURITE MOVIE. It was made in the 1940s and has been popular ever since. It's about a man who is to lose everything he has, and has decided to end it all and take his own life. But then along comes Clarence, who has been sent to point out to him just how worthwhile is his life.
The Lord Jesus Christ came to the earth the first time as the suffering servant, the one who had to die as the sacrificial lamb to take away the sin of the world (John 1:29). He shed his blood so that we can be forgiven (Romans 3:24-25).