Luke 23:26-56 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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26 And as they led him away, they seized one Simon of Cyre'ne, who was coming in from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it behind Jesus. 26 As they led him away, they seized Simon from Cyrene, who was on his way in from the country, and put the cross on him and made him carry it behind Jesus.
27 And there followed him a great multitude of the people, and of women who bewailed and lamented him. 27 A large number of people followed him, including women who mourned and wailed for him.
28 But Jesus turning to them said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me, but weep for yourselves and for your children. 28 Jesus turned and said to them, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me; weep for yourselves and for your children.
29 For behold, the days are coming when they will say, 'Blessed are the barren, and the wombs that never bore, and the breasts that never gave suck!' 29 For the time will come when you will say, 'Blessed are the barren women, the wombs that never bore and the breasts that never nursed!'
30 Then they will begin to say to the mountains, 'Fall on us'; and to the hills, 'Cover us.' 30 Then " 'they will say to the mountains, "Fall on us!" and to the hills, "Cover us!" '
31 For if they do this when the wood is green, what will happen when it is dry?" 31 For if men do these things when the tree is green, what will happen when it is dry?"
32 Two others also, who were criminals, were led away to be put to death with him. 32 Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed.
33 And when they came to the place which is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on the right and one on the left. 33 When they came to the place called the Skull, there they crucified him, along with the criminals--one on his right, the other on his left.
34 And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do." And they cast lots to divide his garments. 34 Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing." And they divided up his clothes by casting lots.
35 And the people stood by, watching; but the rulers scoffed at him, saying, "He saved others; let him save himself, if he is the Christ of God, his Chosen One!" 35 The people stood watching, and the rulers even sneered at him. They said, "He saved others; let him save himself if he is the Christ of God, the Chosen One."
36 The soldiers also mocked him, coming up and offering him vinegar 36 The soldiers also came up and mocked him. They offered him wine vinegar
37 and saying, "If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!" 37 and said, "If you are the king of the Jews, save yourself."
38 There was also an inscription over him, "This is the King of the Jews. 38 There was a written notice above him, which read: this is the king of the jews.
39 One of the criminals who were hanged railed at him, saying, "Are you not the Christ? Save yourself and us!" 39 One of the criminals who hung there hurled insults at him: "Aren't you the Christ? Save yourself and us!"
40 But the other rebuked him, saying, "Do you not fear God, since you are under the same sentence of condemnation? 40 But the other criminal rebuked him. "Don't you fear God," he said, "since you are under the same sentence?
41 And we indeed justly; for we are receiving the due reward of our deeds; but this man has done nothing wrong." 41 We are punished justly, for we are getting what our deeds deserve. But this man has done nothing wrong."
42 And he said, "Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom." 42 Then he said, "Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom. "
43 And he said to him, "Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise." 43 Jesus answered him, "I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise."
44 It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, 44 It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour,
45 while the sun's light failed; and the curtain of the temple was torn in two. 45 for the sun stopped shining. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two.
46 Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, "Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit!" And having said this he breathed his last. 46 Jesus called out with a loud voice, "Father, into your hands I commit my spirit." When he had said this, he breathed his last.
47 Now when the centurion saw what had taken place, he praised God, and said, "Certainly this man was innocent!" 47 The centurion, seeing what had happened, praised God and said, "Surely this was a righteous man."
48 And all the multitudes who assembled to see the sight, when they saw what had taken place, returned home beating their breasts. 48 When all the people who had gathered to witness this sight saw what took place, they beat their breasts and went away.
49 And all his acquaintances and the women who had followed him from Galilee stood at a distance and saw these things. 49 But all those who knew him, including the women who had followed him from Galilee, stood at a distance, watching these things.
50 Now there was a man named Joseph from the Jewish town of Arimathe'a. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man, 50 Now there was a man named Joseph, a member of the Council, a good and upright man,
51 who had not consented to their purpose and deed, and he was looking for the kingdom of God. 51 who had not consented to their decision and action. He came from the Judean town of Arimathea and he was waiting for the kingdom of God.
52 This man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. 52 Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus' body.
53 Then he took it down and wrapped it in a linen shroud, and laid him in a rock-hewn tomb, where no one had ever yet been laid. 53 Then he took it down, wrapped it in linen cloth and placed it in a tomb cut in the rock, one in which no one had yet been laid.
54 It was the day of Preparation, and the sabbath was beginning. 54 It was Preparation Day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.
55 The women who had come with him from Galilee followed, and saw the tomb, and how his body was laid; 55 The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee followed Joseph and saw the tomb and how his body was laid in it.
56 then they returned, and prepared spices and ointments. On the sabbath they rested according to the commandment. 56 Then they went home and prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.