When He had said this, one of the officers standing nearby struck Jesus, saying, “Is that the way You answer the high priest?”
“They have gaped at me with their mouth,
They have slapped me on the cheek with contempt;
They have massed themselves against me.
“They abhor me and stand aloof from me,
And they do not refrain from spitting at my face.
The Lord God has opened My ear;
And I was not disobedient
Nor did I turn back.
Pashhur had Jeremiah the prophet beaten and put him in the stocks that were at the upper Benjamin Gate, which was by the house of the Lord.
“Now muster yourselves in troops, daughter of troops;
They have laid siege against us;
With a rod they will smite the judge of Israel on the cheek.
Then they spat in His face and beat Him with their fists; and others slapped Him,
Some began to spit at Him, and to blindfold Him, and to beat Him with their fists, and to say to Him, “Prophesy!” And the officers received Him with slaps in the face.
Now the men who were holding Jesus in custody were mocking Him and beating Him,
Judas then, having received the Roman cohort and officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, *came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.
and they began to come up to Him and say, “Hail, King of the Jews!” and to give Him slaps in the face.
The high priest Ananias commanded those standing beside him to strike him on the mouth.