Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Immediately Judas went to Jesus and said, “Hail,
Rabbi!” and kissed Him.
And after twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on His head, and a reed in His right hand; and they knelt down before Him and mocked Him, saying, “ Hail, King of the Jews!”
And coming in, he said to her, “Greetings,
favored one! The Lord is with you.”
Pilate also wrote an inscription and put it on the cross. It was written, “
JESUS THE NAZARENE, THE KING OF THE JEWS.”
entered again into the Praetorium, and summoned Jesus and said to Him, “ Are You the King of the Jews?”
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.
They *dressed Him up in purple, and after twisting a crown of thorns, they put it on Him;
Therefore I will
punish Him and release Him.”