John 19:1-7 CEBA

Jesus is whipped and mocked as king

1 Then Pilate had Jesus taken and whipped.

References for John 19:1

      2 The soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head, and dressed him in a purple robe.
      3 Over and over they went up to him and said, "Greetings, king of the Jews!" And they slapped him in the face.
      4 Pilate came out of the palace again and said to the Jewish leaders, "Look! I'm bringing him out to you to let you know that I find no grounds for a charge against him."
      5 When Jesus came out, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe, Pilate said to them, "Here's the man."
      6 When the chief priests and their deputies saw him, they shouted out, "Crucify, crucify!" Pilate told them, "You take him and crucify him. I don't find any grounds for a charge against him."
      7 The Jewish leaders replied, "We have a Law, and according to this Law he ought to die because he made himself out to be God's Son."