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Luke 23

ESV 1 Then the whole company of them arose and brought him before Pilate. NIV 1 Then the whole assembly rose and led him off to Pilate. ESV 2 And they began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man misleading our nation and forbidding us to give tribute to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ, a king." NIV 2 And they began to accuse him, saying, "We have found this man subverting our nation. He opposes payment of taxes to Caesar and claims to be Christ, a king." ESV 3 And Pilate asked him, "Are you the King of the Jews?" And he answered him, "You have said so." NIV 3 So Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied. ESV 4 Then Pilate said to the chief priests and the crowds, "I find no guilt in this man. NIV 4 Then Pilate announced to the chief priests and the crowd, "I find no basis for a charge against this man." ESV 5 But they were urgent, saying, "He stirs up the people, teaching throughout all Judea, from Galilee even to this place." NIV 5 But they insisted, "He stirs up the people all over Judea by his teaching. He started in Galilee and has come all the way here." ESV 6 When Pilate heard this, he asked whether the man was a Galilean. NIV 6 On hearing this, Pilate asked if the man was a Galilean. ESV 7 And when he learned that he belonged to Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him over to Herod, who was himself in Jerusalem at that time. NIV 7 When he learned that Jesus was under Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who was also in Jerusalem at that time. ESV 8 When Herod saw Jesus, he was very glad, for he had long desired to see him, because he had heard about him, and he was hoping to see some sign done by him. NIV 8 When Herod saw Jesus, he was greatly pleased, because for a long time he had been wanting to see him. From what he had heard about him, he hoped to see him perform some miracle. ESV 9 So he questioned him at some length, but he made no answer. NIV 9 He plied him with many questions, but Jesus gave him no answer. ESV 10 The chief priests and the scribes stood by, vehemently accusing him. NIV 10 The chief priests and the teachers of the law were standing there, vehemently accusing him. ESV 11 And Herod with his soldiers treated him with contempt and mocked him. Then, arraying him in splendid clothing, he sent him back to Pilate. NIV 11 Then Herod and his soldiers ridiculed and mocked him. Dressing him in an elegant robe, they sent him back to Pilate. ESV 12 And Herod and Pilate became friends with each other that very day, for before this they had been at enmity with each other. NIV 12 That day Herod and Pilate became friends--before this they had been enemies. ESV 13 Pilate then called together the chief priests and the rulers and the people, NIV 13 Pilate called together the chief priests, the rulers and the people, ESV 14 and said to them, "You brought me this man as one who was misleading the people. And after examining him before you, behold, I did not find this man guilty of any of your charges against him NIV 14 and said to them, "You brought me this man as one who was inciting the people to rebellion. I have examined him in your presence and have found no basis for your charges against him. ESV 15 Neither did Herod, for he sent him back to us. Look, nothing deserving death has been done by him. NIV 15 Neither has Herod, for he sent him back to us; as you can see, he has done nothing to deserve death. ESV 16 I will therefore punish and release him." NIV 16 Therefore, I will punish him and then release him. " ESV 18 But they all cried out together, "Away with this man, and release to us Barabbas"-- NIV 18 With one voice they cried out, "Away with this man! Release Barabbas to us!" ESV 19 a man who had been thrown into prison for an insurrection started in the city and for murder NIV 19 (Barabbas had been thrown into prison for an insurrection in the city, and for murder. ESV 20 Pilate addressed them once more, desiring to release Jesus, NIV 20 Wanting to release Jesus, Pilate appealed to them again. ESV 21 but they kept shouting, "Crucify, crucify him! NIV 21 But they kept shouting, "Crucify him! Crucify him! ESV 22 A third time he said to them, "Why, what evil has he done? I have found in him no guilt deserving death. I will therefore punish and release him." NIV 22 For the third time he spoke to them: "Why? What crime has this man committed? I have found in him no grounds for the death penalty. Therefore I will have him punished and then release him." ESV 23 But they were urgent, demanding with loud cries that he should be crucified. And their voices prevailed. NIV 23 But with loud shouts they insistently demanded that he be crucified, and their shouts prevailed. ESV 24 So Pilate decided that their demand should be granted. NIV 24 So Pilate decided to grant their demand. ESV 25 He released the man who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, for whom they asked, but he delivered Jesus over to their will. NIV 25 He released the man who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, the one they asked for, and surrendered Jesus to their will. ESV 26 And as they led him away, they seized one Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it behind Jesus. NIV 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. ESV 27 And there followed him a great multitude of the people and of women who were mourning and lamenting for him. NIV 27 A large number of people followed him, including women who mourned and wailed for him. ESV 28 But turning to them Jesus said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me, but weep for yourselves and for your children. NIV 28 Jesus turned and said to them, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me; weep for yourselves and for your children. ESV 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 nursed!' NIV 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!' ESV 30 Then they will begin to say to the mountains, 'Fall on us,' and to the hills, 'Cover us.' NIV 30 Then " 'they will say to the mountains, "Fall on us!" and to the hills, "Cover us!" ' ESV 31 For if they do these things when the wood is green, what will happen when it is dry?" NIV 31 For if men do these things when the tree is green, what will happen when it is dry?" ESV 32 Two others, who were criminals, were led away to be put to death with him. NIV 32 Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed. ESV 33 And when they came to the place that is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. NIV 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. ESV 34 And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do." And they cast lots to divide his garments. NIV 34 Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing." And they divided up his clothes by casting lots. ESV 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!" NIV 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." ESV 36 The soldiers also mocked him, coming up and offering him sour wine NIV 36 The soldiers also came up and mocked him. They offered him wine vinegar ESV 37 and saying, "If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!" NIV 37 and said, "If you are the king of the Jews, save yourself." ESV 38 There was also an inscription over him,"This is the King of the Jews. NIV 38 There was a written notice above him, which read: this is the king of the jews. ESV 39 One of the criminals who were hanged railed at him, saying, "Are you not the Christ? Save yourself and us!" NIV 39 One of the criminals who hung there hurled insults at him: "Aren't you the Christ? Save yourself and us!" ESV 40 But the other rebuked him, saying, "Do you not fear God, since you are under the same sentence of condemnation? NIV 40 But the other criminal rebuked him. "Don't you fear God," he said, "since you are under the same sentence? ESV 41 And we indeed justly, for we are receiving the due reward of our deeds; but this man has done nothing wrong." NIV 41 We are punished justly, for we are getting what our deeds deserve. But this man has done nothing wrong." ESV 42 And he said, "Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom." NIV 42 Then he said, "Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom. " ESV 43 And he said to him, "Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise." NIV 43 Jesus answered him, "I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise." ESV 44 It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, NIV 44 It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour, ESV 45 while the sun's light failed. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two. NIV 45 for the sun stopped shining. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two. ESV 46 Then Jesus, calling out with a loud voice, said, "Father, into your hands I commit my spirit!" And having said this he breathed his last. NIV 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. ESV 47 Now when the centurion saw what had taken place, he praised God, saying, "Certainly this man was innocent!" NIV 47 The centurion, seeing what had happened, praised God and said, "Surely this was a righteous man." ESV 48 And all the crowds that had assembled for this spectacle, when they saw what had taken place, returned home beating their breasts. NIV 48 When all the people who had gathered to witness this sight saw what took place, they beat their breasts and went away. ESV 49 And all his acquaintances and the women who had followed him from Galilee stood at a distance watching these things. NIV 49 But all those who knew him, including the women who had followed him from Galilee, stood at a distance, watching these things. ESV 50 Now there was a man named Joseph, from the Jewish town of Arimathea. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man, NIV 50 Now there was a man named Joseph, a member of the Council, a good and upright man, ESV 51 who had not consented to their decision and action; and he was looking for the kingdom of God. NIV 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. ESV 52 This man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. NIV 52 Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus' body. ESV 53 Then he took it down and wrapped it in a linen shroud and laid him in a tomb cut in stone, where no one had ever yet been laid. NIV 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. ESV 54 It was the day of Preparation, and the Sabbath was beginning. NIV 54 It was Preparation Day, and the Sabbath was about to begin. ESV 55 The women who had come with him from Galilee followed and saw the tomb and how his body was laid. NIV 55 The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee followed Joseph and saw the tomb and how his body was laid in it. ESV 56 Then they returned and prepared spices and ointments. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment. NIV 56 Then they went home and prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.