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and at this time a man named Barabbas was in prison among the insurgents--persons who in the insurrection had committed murder.
this Cornerstone came from the Lord, and is wonderful in our esteem?'"
But the High Priests urged on the crowd to obtain Barabbas's release in preference;
"Now his countrymen hated him, and sent a deputation after him to say, 'We are not willing that he should become our king.'
and how our High Priests and Rulers delivered Him up to be sentenced to death, and crucified Him.
of sin, because they do not believe in me;
With a roar of voices they again cried out, saying, "Not this man, but Barabbas!" Now Barabbas was a robber.
Without having found Him guilty of any capital offence they urged Pilate to have Him put to death;