Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then Nebuchadnezzar in a fit of rage demanded that they bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego before him. So they brought them before the king.
So after they had assembled, Pilate said to them, "Whom do you want me to release for you, Jesus Barabbas or Jesus who is called the Christ?"
Although it grieved the king deeply, he did not want to reject her request because of his oath and his guests.
Then Pilate called together the chief priests, the rulers, and the people,
The Jewish leaders replied, "We have a law, and according to our law he ought to die, because he claimed to be the Son of God!"
2 Samuel 3:28
When David later heard about this, he said, "I and my kingdom are forever innocent before the Lord of the shed blood of Abner son of Ner!