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John 19:24 NLT

24 So they said, “Rather than tearing it apart, let’s throw dice for it.” This fulfilled the Scripture that says, “They divided my garments among themselves and threw dice for my clothing.” So that is what they did.

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      • a 19:9 - Greek the Praetorium.
      • b 19:12 - “Friend of Caesar” is a technical term that refers to an ally of the emperor.
      • c 19:14 - Greek Jewish people; also in 19:20 .
      • d 19:19 - Or Jesus the Nazarene.
      • e 19:24 - Greek cast lots.
      • f 19:24 - Ps 22:18 .
      • g 19:28 - See Pss 22:15 ; 69:21 .
      • h 19:35 - Some manuscripts read that you also may believe.
      • i 19:36 - Exod 12:46 ; Num 9:12 ; Ps 34:20 .
      • j 19:37 - Zech 12:10 .
      • k 19:39 - Greek 100 litras [32.7 kilograms].
      • l 19:42 - Greek because of the Jewish day of preparation.