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Luke 23

RSV 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. RSV 2 And they began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man perverting 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." RSV 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. RSV 4 And Pilate said to the chief priests and the multitudes, "I find no crime 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." RSV 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." RSV 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. RSV 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. RSV 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. RSV 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. RSV 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. RSV 11 And Herod with his soldiers treated him with contempt and mocked him; then, arraying him in gorgeous apparel, 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. RSV 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. RSV 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, RSV 14 and said to them, "You brought me this man as one who was perverting 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. RSV 15 neither did Herod, for he sent him back to us. Behold, 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. RSV 16 I will therefore chastise him and release him." NIV 16 Therefore, I will punish him and then release him. " RSV 17 * [No text] RSV 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!" RSV 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. RSV 20 Pilate addressed them once more, desiring to release Jesus; NIV 20 Wanting to release Jesus, Pilate appealed to them again. RSV 21 but they shouted out, "Crucify, crucify him! NIV 21 But they kept shouting, "Crucify him! Crucify him! RSV 22 A third time he said to them, "Why, what evil has he done? I have found in him no crime deserving death; I will therefore chastise him 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." RSV 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. RSV 24 So Pilate gave sentence that their demand should be granted. NIV 24 So Pilate decided to grant their demand. RSV 25 He released the man who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, whom they asked for; but Jesus he delivered up 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. RSV 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. 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. RSV 27 And there followed him a great multitude of the people, and of women who bewailed and lamented him. NIV 27 A large number of people followed him, including women who mourned and wailed for him. RSV 28 But Jesus turning to them 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. RSV 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!' 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!' RSV 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!" ' RSV 31 For if they do this 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?" RSV 32 Two others also, 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. RSV 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. 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. RSV 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. RSV 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." RSV 36 The soldiers also mocked him, coming up and offering him vinegar NIV 36 The soldiers also came up and mocked him. They offered him wine vinegar RSV 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." RSV 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. RSV 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!" RSV 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? RSV 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." RSV 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. " RSV 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." RSV 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, RSV 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. RSV 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. 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. RSV 47 Now when the centurion saw what had taken place, he praised God, and said, "Certainly this man was innocent!" NIV 47 The centurion, seeing what had happened, praised God and said, "Surely this was a righteous man." RSV 48 And all the multitudes who assembled to see the sight, 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. RSV 49 And all his acquaintances and the women who had followed him from Galilee stood at a distance and saw 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. RSV 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, NIV 50 Now there was a man named Joseph, a member of the Council, a good and upright man, RSV 51 who had not consented to their purpose and deed, 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. RSV 52 This man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. NIV 52 Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus' body. RSV 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. 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. RSV 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. RSV 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. RSV 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.