Matthew 27:4-14 NIV

4 "I have sinned," he said, "for I have betrayed innocent blood." "What is that to us?" they replied. "That's your responsibility."1

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      5 So Judas threw the money into the temple2 and left. Then he went away and hanged himself.3

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      6 The chief priests picked up the coins and said, "It is against the law to put this into the treasury, since it is blood money."
      7 So they decided to use the money to buy the potter's field as a burial place for foreigners.
      8 That is why it has been called the Field of Blood4 to this day.

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      9 Then what was spoken by Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled:5 "They took the thirty silver coins, the price set on him by the people of Israel,

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      10 and they used them to buy the potter's field, as the Lord commanded me."a6

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        • a 27:10 - See Zech. 11:12,13; Jer. 19:1-13; 32:6-9.

          Jesus Before Pilate

          27:11-26pp -- Mk 15:2-15; Lk 23:2,3,18-25; Jn 18:29-19:16

          11 Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?"7 "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied.

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          12 When he was accused by the chief priests and the elders, he gave no answer.8

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          13 Then Pilate asked him, "Don't you hear the testimony they are bringing against you?"9

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          14 But Jesus made no reply,10 not even to a single charge--to the great amazement of the governor.

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