Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

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Bible References

General references

Mark 15:15
So Pilate, wishing to satisfy the mob, released Barabbas for them, and after scourging Jesus handed Him over for crucifixion.
Luke 23:40
But the other, answering, reproved him. "Do you also not fear God," he said, "when you are actually suffering the same punishment?