17 1They took Jesus, therefore, and He went out, 2bearing His own cross, to the place called 3the Place of a Skull, which is called 4in Hebrew, Golgotha.

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    • i 19:17 - Lit "bearing the cross for Himself"
    • j 19:17 - I.e. Jewish Aramaic
      18 There they crucified Him, and with Him 5two other men, one on either side, and Jesus in between.

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      19 Pilate also wrote an inscription and put it on the cross. It was written, "6JESUS THE NAZARENE, 7THE KING OF THE JEWS."

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      20 Therefore many of the Jews read this inscription, for the place where Jesus was crucified was near the city; and it was written 8in Hebrew, Latin and in Greek.

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        • k 19:20 - I.e. Jewish Aramaic
          21 So the chief priests of the Jews were saying to Pilate, "Do not write, '9The King of the Jews '; but that He said, 'I am 10King of the Jews.' "

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          22 Pilate answered, "11What I have written I have written."

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