Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And it was the preparation of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he saith unto the Jews, Behold your King!

The sixth

Behold

General references

Bible References

The preparation

John 19:31
Since it was the preparation day, the Jews did not want the bodies to remain on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a special day). They requested that Pilate have the men’s legs broken and that their bodies be taken away.
Matthew 27:62
The next day, which followed the preparation day, the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered before Pilate
Mark 15:42
When it was already evening, because it was preparation day (that is, the day before the Sabbath),
Luke 23:54
It was preparation day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.

The sixth

Mark 15:25
Now it was nine in the morning when they crucified Him.

Behold

John 19:3
And they repeatedly came up to Him and said, “Hail, King of the Jews!” and were slapping His face.

General references

Luke 23:54
It was preparation day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.
Acts 13:28
Though they found no grounds for the death penalty, they asked Pilate to have Him killed.

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