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Mark 15

CEB 1 At daybreak, the chief priests—with the elders, legal experts, and the whole Sanhedrin—formed a plan. They bound Jesus, led him away, and turned him over to Pilate. NIV 1 Very early in the morning, the chief priests, with the elders, the teachers of the law and the whole Sanhedrin, reached a decision. They bound Jesus, led him away and handed him over to Pilate. CEB 2 Pilate questioned him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" Jesus replied, "That's what you say." NIV 2 "Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied. CEB 3 The chief priests were accusing him of many things. NIV 3 The chief priests accused him of many things. CEB 4 Pilate asked him again, "Aren't you going to answer? What about all these accusations?" NIV 4 So again Pilate asked him, "Aren't you going to answer? See how many things they are accusing you of." CEB 5 But Jesus gave no more answers, so that Pilate marveled. NIV 5 But Jesus still made no reply, and Pilate was amazed. CEB 6 During the festival, Pilate released one prisoner to them, whomever they requested. NIV 6 Now it was the custom at the Feast to release a prisoner whom the people requested. CEB 7 A man named Barabbas was locked up with the rebels who had committed murder during an uprising. NIV 7 A man called Barabbas was in prison with the insurrectionists who had committed murder in the uprising. CEB 8 The crowd pushed forward and asked Pilate to release someone, as he regularly did. NIV 8 The crowd came up and asked Pilate to do for them what he usually did. CEB 9 Pilate answered them, "Do you want me to release to you the king of the Jews?" NIV 9 "Do you want me to release to you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate, CEB 10 He knew that the chief priests had handed him over because of jealousy. NIV 10 knowing it was out of envy that the chief priests had handed Jesus over to him. CEB 11 But the chief priests stirred up the crowd to have him release Barabbas to them instead. NIV 11 But the chief priests stirred up the crowd to have Pilate release Barabbas instead. CEB 12 Pilate replied, "Then what do you want me to do with the one you call king of the Jews?" NIV 12 "What shall I do, then, with the one you call the king of the Jews?" Pilate asked them. CEB 13 They shouted back, "Crucify him!" NIV 13 "Crucify him!" they shouted. CEB 14 Pilate said to them, "Why? What wrong has he done?" They shouted even louder, "Crucify him!" NIV 14 "Why? What crime has he committed?" asked Pilate. But they shouted all the louder, "Crucify him!" CEB 15 Pilate wanted to satisfy the crowd, so he released Barabbas to them. He had Jesus whipped, then handed him over to be crucified. NIV 15 Wanting to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas to them. He had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified. CEB 16 The soldiers led Jesus away into the courtyard of the palace known as the governor's headquarters, and they called together the whole company of soldiers. NIV 16 The soldiers led Jesus away into the palace (that is, the Praetorium) and called together the whole company of soldiers. CEB 17 They dressed him up in a purple robe and twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on him. NIV 17 They put a purple robe on him, then twisted together a crown of thorns and set it on him. CEB 18 They saluted him, "Hey! King of the Jews!" NIV 18 And they began to call out to him, "Hail, king of the Jews!" CEB 19 Again and again, they struck his head with a stick. They spit on him and knelt before him to honor him. NIV 19 Again and again they struck him on the head with a staff and spit on him. Falling on their knees, they paid homage to him. CEB 20 When they finished mocking him, they stripped him of the purple robe and put his own clothes back on him. Then they led him out to crucify him. NIV 20 And when they had mocked him, they took off the purple robe and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him out to crucify him. CEB 21 Simon, a man from Cyrene, Alexander and Rufus' father, was coming in from the countryside. They forced him to carry his cross. NIV 21 A certain man from Cyrene, Simon, the father of Alexander and Rufus, was passing by on his way in from the country, and they forced him to carry the cross. CEB 22 They brought Jesus to the place called Golgotha, which means Skull Place. NIV 22 They brought Jesus to the place called Golgotha (which means The Place of the Skull). CEB 23 They tried to give him wine mixed with myrrh, but he didn't take it. NIV 23 Then they offered him wine mixed with myrrh, but he did not take it. CEB 24 They crucified him. They divided up his clothes, drawing lots for them to determine who would take what. NIV 24 And they crucified him. Dividing up his clothes, they cast lots to see what each would get. CEB 25 It was nine in the morning when they crucified him. NIV 25 It was the third hour when they crucified him. CEB 26 The notice of the formal charge against him was written, "The king of the Jews." NIV 26 The written notice of the charge against him read: the king of the jews. CEB 27 They crucified two outlaws with him, one on his right and one on his left. NIV 27 They crucified two robbers with him, one on his right and one on his left. CEB 29 People walking by insulted him, shaking their heads and saying, "Ha! So you were going to destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, were you? NIV 29 Those who passed by hurled insults at him, shaking their heads and saying, "So! You who are going to destroy the temple and build it in three days, CEB 30 Save yourself and come down from that cross!" NIV 30 come down from the cross and save yourself !" CEB 31 In the same way, the chief priests were making fun of him among themselves, together with the legal experts. "He saved others," they said, "but he can't save himself. NIV 31 In the same way the chief priests and the teachers of the law mocked him among themselves. "He saved others," they said, "but he can't save himself ! CEB 32 Let the Christ, the king of Israel, come down from the cross. Then we'll see and believe." Even those who had been crucified with Jesus insulted him. NIV 32 Let this Christ, this King of Israel, come down now from the cross, that we may see and believe." Those crucified with him also heaped insults on him. CEB 33 From noon until three in the afternoon the whole earth was dark. NIV 33 At the sixth hour darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour. CEB 34 At three, Jesus cried out with a loud shout, "Eloi, eloi, lama sabachthani," which means, "My God, my God, why have you left me?" NIV 34 And at the ninth hour Jesus cried out in a loud voice, ""Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani? ""--which means, "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?" CEB 35 After hearing him, some standing there said, "Look! He's calling Elijah!" NIV 35 When some of those standing near heard this, they said, "Listen, he's calling Elijah." CEB 36 Someone ran, filled a sponge with sour wine, and put it on a pole. He offered it to Jesus to drink, saying, "Let's see if Elijah will come to take him down." NIV 36 One man ran, filled a sponge with wine vinegar, put it on a stick, and offered it to Jesus to drink. "Now leave him alone. Let's see if Elijah comes to take him down," he said. CEB 37 But Jesus let out a loud cry and died. NIV 37 With a loud cry, Jesus breathed his last. CEB 38 The curtain of the sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom. NIV 38 The curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. CEB 39 When the centurion, who stood facing Jesus, saw how he died, he said, "This man was certainly God's Son." NIV 39 And when the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, heard his cry and saw how he died, he said, "Surely this man was the Son of God!" CEB 40 Some women were watching from a distance, including Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of James (the younger one) and Joses, and Salome. NIV 40 Some women were watching from a distance. Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James the younger and of Joses, and Salome. CEB 41 When Jesus was in Galilee, these women had followed and supported him, along with many other women who had come to Jerusalem with him. NIV 41 In Galilee these women had followed him and cared for his needs. Many other women who had come up with him to Jerusalem were also there. CEB 42 Since it was late in the afternoon on Preparation Day, just before the Sabbath, NIV 42 It was Preparation Day (that is, the day before the Sabbath). So as evening approached, CEB 43 Joseph from Arimathea dared to approach Pilate and ask for Jesus' body. (Joseph was a prominent council member who also eagerly anticipated the coming of God's kingdom.) NIV 43 Joseph of Arimathea, a prominent member of the Council, who was himself waiting for the kingdom of God, went boldly to Pilate and asked for Jesus' body. CEB 44 Pilate wondered if Jesus was already dead. He called the centurion and asked him whether Jesus had already died. NIV 44 Pilate was surprised to hear that he was already dead. Summoning the centurion, he asked him if Jesus had already died. CEB 45 When he learned from the centurion that Jesus was dead, Pilate gave the dead body to Joseph. NIV 45 When he learned from the centurion that it was so, he gave the body to Joseph. CEB 46 He bought a linen cloth, took Jesus down from the cross, wrapped him in the cloth, and laid him in a tomb that had been carved out of rock. He rolled a stone against the entrance to the tomb. NIV 46 So Joseph bought some linen cloth, took down the body, wrapped it in the linen, and placed it in a tomb cut out of rock. Then he rolled a stone against the entrance of the tomb. CEB 47 Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of Joses saw where he was buried. NIV 47 Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of Joses saw where he was laid.