Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now at that feast the governor was wont to release unto the people a prisoner, whom they would.

Bible References

General references

Matthew 26:5
But they said, Not while the feast is going on, for fear of trouble among the people.
Mark 15:6
Now at the feast every year he let one prisoner go free at their request.
Luke 23:16
And so I will give him punishment and let him go.
John 18:38
Pilate said to him, True? what is true? Having said this he went out again to the Jews and said to them, I see no wrong in him.
Acts 24:27
But after two years Porcius Festus took the place of Felix, who, desiring to have the approval of the Jews, kept Paul in chains.
Acts 25:9
But Festus, desiring to get the approval of the Jews, said to Paul, Will you go up to Jerusalem, and be judged before me there in connection with these things?

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain