Matthew 27:24-26 ESV

Pilate Delivers Jesus to Be Crucified

24 So when Pilate saw that he was gaining nothing, but rather that 1a riot was beginning, he took water and 2washed his hands before the crowd, saying, "I am innocent of 3this man's blood;a4see to it yourselves."

References for Matthew 27:24

    • ç 27:24 - Some manuscripts this righteous blood, or this righteous man's blood
      25 And all the people answered, 5"His blood be on us and 6on our children!"

      References for Matthew 27:25

      26 Then he released for them Barabbas, and having 7scourgedb Jesus, delivered him to be crucified.

      References for Matthew 27:26

        • è 27:26 - A Roman judicial penalty, consisting of a severe beating with a multi-lashed whip containing imbedded pieces of bone and metal