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Then Pilate said unto them, Why, what evil hath he done? And they cried out the more exceedingly, Crucify him.
And they made his grave with the wicked, and with a rich man in his death. Although he had done no violence, nor was any deceit in his mouth.
saying, I sinned, having betrayed innocent blood. But they said, What is it to us? See thou to it.
And Pilate said to the chief priests and the multitudes, I find nothing guilty in this man.
Pilate says to him, What is truth? And having said this, he went out again to the Jews, and says to them, I find not one cause in him.
When therefore the chief priests and the subordinates saw him, they cried out, saying, Crucify, crucify him! Pilate says to them, Ye take ye him and crucify, for I find no cause in him.
For such a high priest is fitting for us, devout, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners, and having become higher than the heavens.
1 Peter 1:19
but by precious blood, as of a lamb unblemished and unspotted--of Christ,
Those who hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head. Those who would cut me off, being my enemies wrongfully, are mighty. That which I took not away I have to restore.
He was despised, and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief. And as him from whom men hide their face he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
And the governor said, For what evil has he done? But they cried out even more, saying, He should be crucified.
But they were relentless with loud voices demanding him to be crucified. And their voices and those of the chief priests prevailed.
From this Pilate sought to release him, but the Jews cried out, saying, If thou release this man, thou are not Caesar's friend. Every man who makes himself a king speaks against Caesar.
Now when they heard these things, they were split with a saw in their hearts, and they gnashed their teeth against him.
But after recognizing that he was a Jew, one voice developed from them all, crying out for about two hours, The great Artemis of Ephesians.
And they heard him until this word. And they lifted up their voice, saying, Away with such a man from the earth, for he is not fit to live.