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Mark 15:21 NIV

The Crucifixion of Jesus

21 A certain man from Cyrene, Simon, the father of Alexander and Rufus, was passing by on his way in from the country, and they forced him to carry the cross.

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  • a 15:27 - Some manuscripts include here words similar to Luke 22:37.
  • b 15:34 - Psalm 22:1
  • c 15:39 - Some manuscripts "saw that he died with such a cry"
  • d 15:40 - Greek "Joses," a variant of "Joseph" ; also in verse 47