“You know that after two days the Passover is coming, and the Son of Man is to be handed over for crucifixion.”
Now the Passover and Unleavened Bread were two days away; and the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how to seize Him by stealth and kill Him;
Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread, which is called the Passover, was approaching.
Now the Passover of the Jews was near, and many went up to Jerusalem out of the country before the Passover to purify themselves.
“Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem; and the Son of Man will be delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they will condemn Him to death,
Now you shall eat it in this manner: with your loins girded, your sandals on your feet, and your staff in your hand; and you shall eat it in haste—it is the Lord’s Passover.
“You shall not offer the blood of My sacrifice with leavened bread, nor is the sacrifice of the Feast of the Passover to be left over until morning.
And while they were gathering together in Galilee, Jesus said to them, “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men;
The Son of Man is to go, just as it is written of Him; but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been good for that man if he had not been born.”
saying, “I have sinned by betraying innocent blood.” But they said, “What is that to us? See to that yourself!”
And He said to them, “I have earnestly desired to eat this Passover with you before I suffer;
He is not here, but He has risen. Remember how He spoke to you while He was still in Galilee,
The Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
Jesus, therefore, six days before the Passover, came to Bethany where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.
Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
Now Judas also, who was betraying Him, knew the place, for Jesus had often met there with His disciples.