The Light of Men is a series of radio dramas depicting the life and ministry of the Lord Jesus Christ. Through intriguing and inspirational dramatization, these programs introduce the listener to the places Jesus walked, the doctrine He taught, the people with whom He lived and traveled, and the conflicts and opposition that eventually led to His trial, His death, and His glorious Resurrection.
In this episode, titled "The Betrayal," we learn of the schemes of the Pharisees to put Jesus to death. Judas Iscariot assists them in their plans by agreeing to deliver Jesus to them. The final Passover meal is portrayed, as is the institution of the sacrament of bread and wine. After Judas' departure, we hear Jesus' magnificent Intercessory Prayer and His pleadings to the Father for His brethren, the Apostles. Finally, we hear depicted the gathering at Gethsemane and Jesus' eventual suffering as He takes upon Himself the sins and suffering of all humankind.