Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The inscription of the charge against Him read, “THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

King James Version

And the superscription of his accusation was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Holman Bible

The inscription of the charge written against Him was:

THE KING OF THE JEWS.

International Standard Version

The written notice of the charge against him read, "The king of the Jews."

A Conservative Version

And the inscription of his accusation was inscribed, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

American Standard Version

And the superscription of his accusation was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Amplified

The inscription of the accusation against Him had been written [above Him]: “THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

An Understandable Version

The inscription, stating the charge against Him, was attached above His head [i.e., to the upright portion of the cross]. It read, "The king of the Jews."

Anderson New Testament

And the superscription containing his accusation was written above him: THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Bible in Basic English

And the statement of his crime was put in writing on the cross, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Common New Testament

And the inscription of the charge written against him read: THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and the inscription of the charge against him was thus express'd, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Darby Translation

And the superscription of what he was accused of was written up: The King of the Jews.

Godbey New Testament

And the superscription of His accusation was written over Him, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Goodspeed New Testament

And the notice of the charge against him read, "The king of the Jews."

John Wesley New Testament

THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Julia Smith Translation

And the inscription of his accusation was inscribed above, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

King James 2000

And the superscription of his accusation was written, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the inscription of the charge against him was written, "The king of the Jews."

Modern King James verseion

And the inscription of His accusation was written over Him, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the title of his cause of his death was written, "The King of the Jews."

Moffatt New Testament

The inscription bearing his charge was: THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Montgomery New Testament

Over his head there was written the words of the charge against him. "The King of the Jews"

NET Bible

The inscription of the charge against him read, "The king of the Jews."

New Heart English Bible

The superscription of his accusation was written over him, "THE KING OF THE JEWS."

Noyes New Testament

And on the cross the inscription of the charge against him was written: "The king of the Jews."

Sawyer New Testament

and the inscription of his accusation was written, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

The Emphasized Bible

And the inscription of his accusation, had been inscribed - THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And there was an inscription of his crime written over him, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The words of the charge against him, written up over his head, ran thus--'THE KING OF THE JEWS.'

Webster

And the superscription of his accusation was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Weymouth New Testament

Over His head was the notice in writing of the charge against Him: THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Williams New Testament

And the notice of the charge against Him read, "The king of the Jews."

World English Bible

The superscription of his accusation was written over him, "THE KING OF THE JEWS."

Worrell New Testament

And the inscription of His accusation was written above Him, "THE KING OF THE JEWS."

Worsley New Testament

and the title of his charge was written over Him, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the inscription of his accusation was written above -- 'The King of the Jews.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἐπιγραφή 
Epigraphe 
Usage: 2

of his

Usage: 0

αἰτία 
Aitia 
Usage: 20

was
ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

ἐπιγράφω 
Epigrapho 
Usage: 5

βασιλεύς 
Basileus 
Usage: 99

References

Context Readings

Jesus Is Crucified

25 It was the third hour when they crucified Him. 26 The inscription of the charge against Him read, “THE KING OF THE JEWS.” 27 They *crucified two robbers with Him, one on His right and one on His left.


Cross References

Matthew 27:37

And above His head they put up the charge against Him which read, “THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

Deuteronomy 23:5

Nevertheless, the Lord your God was not willing to listen to Balaam, but the Lord your God turned the curse into a blessing for you because the Lord your God loves you.

Psalm 2:6

“But as for Me, I have installed My King
Upon Zion, My holy mountain.”

Psalm 76:10

For the wrath of man shall praise You;
With a remnant of wrath You will gird Yourself.

Proverbs 21:1

The king’s heart is like channels of water in the hand of the Lord;
He turns it wherever He wishes.

Isaiah 10:7

Yet it does not so intend,
Nor does it plan so in its heart,
But rather it is its purpose to destroy
And to cut off many nations.

Isaiah 46:10

Declaring the end from the beginning,
And from ancient times things which have not been done,
Saying, ‘My purpose will be established,
And I will accomplish all My good pleasure’;

Zechariah 9:9

Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion!
Shout in triumph, O daughter of Jerusalem!
Behold, your king is coming to you;
He is just and endowed with salvation,
Humble, and mounted on a donkey,
Even on a colt, the foal of a donkey.

Matthew 2:2

“Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”

Mark 15:2

Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He *answered him, “It is as you say.”

Luke 23:37-38

and saying, “If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself!”

John 19:18-22

There they crucified Him, and with Him two other men, one on either side, and Jesus in between.

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