Mark 15:36 NLT

36 One of them ran and filled a sponge with sour wine, holding it up to him on a reed stick so he could drink. “Wait!” he said. “Let’s see whether Elijah comes to take him down!”

Study tools for Mark 15:36

  • a 15:1 - Greek the Sanhedrin; also in 15:43 .
  • b 15:21 - Cyrene was a city in northern Africa.
  • c 15:24 - Greek cast lots. See Ps 22:18 .
  • d 15:27 - Or Two criminals.
  • e 15:27 - Some manuscripts add verse 28, And the Scripture was fulfilled that said, “He was counted among those who were rebels.” See Isa 53:12 ; also compare Luke 22:37 .
  • f 15:34 - Ps 22:1 .
  • g 15:39 - Greek the centurion; similarly in 15:44, 45 .
  • h 15:39 - Some manuscripts add heard his cry and.
  • i 15:40 - Greek Joses; also in 15:47 . See Matt 27:56 .
  • j 15:42 - Greek It was the day of preparation.