Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Pilate saith unto him, What is truth? And when he had said this, he went out again unto the Jews, and saith unto them, I find in him no fault at all.
So they took Paul and brought him to the Areopagus, saying, "May we know what this new teaching is that you are proclaiming?
While Paul was discussing righteousness, self-control, and the coming judgment, Felix became frightened and said, "Go away for now, and when I have an opportunity, I will send for you."
Again Pilate went out and said to the Jewish leaders, "Look, I am bringing him out to you, so that you may know that I find no reason for an accusation against him."
(For he knew that they had handed him over because of envy.)
Pilate asked them, "Why? What has he done wrong?" But they shouted more insistently, "Crucify him!"
Then Pilate said to the chief priests and the crowds, "I find no basis for an accusation against this man."
1 Peter 1:19
but by precious blood like that of an unblemished and spotless lamb, namely Christ.
1 Peter 2:22
He committed no sin nor was deceit found in his mouth.
He will not quarrel or cry out, nor will anyone hear his voice in the streets.
During the feast the governor was accustomed to release one prisoner to the crowd, whomever they wanted.
Then Pilate called together the chief priests, the rulers, and the people,
Though they found no basis for a death sentence, they asked Pilate to have him executed.