Florus actually dared to scourge and crucify Jews who belonged to the Roman order of knights.
In the Democratic national convention at Chicago in 1896, during a long and heated debate with regard to the party platform, Bryan, in advocating the "plank" declaring for the free coinage of silver, of which he was the author, delivered a celebrated speech containing the passage, "You shall not press down upon the brow of labour this crown of thorns; you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold."
On the journey thither he was caught by pirates, whom he treated with consummate nonchalance while awaiting his ransom, threatening to return and crucify them; when released he lost no time in carrying out his threat.
crucify who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the sinful nature with its passions and desires.
crucify wasted, crucified between the thieves, Ere night-fall ye might sup in paradise!