Judas is one of the most enigmatic characters in the Bible. People still debate what his motives were when he betrayed Jesus. We won’t be able to answer that question, but what he did, and how he responded to it, is clearly laid out in the Bible. Judas gave into hopelessness. How can we go through our darkest days as Christians without following Judas’ example into oblivion?
When Judas, who had betrayed him, saw that Jesus was condemned, he was seized with remorse and returned the thirty silver coins to the chief priests and the elders.