24 When Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere,a but that a riot was starting instead, he took some water, washed his hands in front of the crowd, and said, "I am innocent of this man's blood.b See to it yourselves!"

References for Matthew 27:24

    • i 27:24 - Lit that it availed nothing
    • j 27:24 - Other mss read this righteous man's blood