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Matthew 27:1-31

NIV 1 Early in the morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people came to the decision to put Jesus to death. NIV 1 Early in the morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people came to the decision to put Jesus to death. NIV 2 They bound him, led him away and handed him over to Pilate, the governor. NIV 2 They bound him, led him away and handed him over to Pilate, the governor. NIV 3 When Judas, who had betrayed him, saw that Jesus was condemned, he was seized with remorse and returned the thirty silver coins to the chief priests and the elders. NIV 3 When Judas, who had betrayed him, saw that Jesus was condemned, he was seized with remorse and returned the thirty silver coins to the chief priests and the elders. NIV 4 "I have sinned," he said, "for I have betrayed innocent blood." "What is that to us?" they replied. "That's your responsibility." NIV 4 "I have sinned," he said, "for I have betrayed innocent blood." "What is that to us?" they replied. "That's your responsibility." NIV 5 So Judas threw the money into the temple and left. Then he went away and hanged himself. NIV 5 So Judas threw the money into the temple and left. Then he went away and hanged himself. NIV 6 The chief priests picked up the coins and said, "It is against the law to put this into the treasury, since it is blood money." NIV 6 The chief priests picked up the coins and said, "It is against the law to put this into the treasury, since it is blood money." NIV 7 So they decided to use the money to buy the potter's field as a burial place for foreigners. NIV 7 So they decided to use the money to buy the potter's field as a burial place for foreigners. NIV 8 That is why it has been called the Field of Blood to this day. NIV 8 That is why it has been called the Field of Blood to this day. NIV 9 Then what was spoken by Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled: "They took the thirty silver coins, the price set on him by the people of Israel, NIV 9 Then what was spoken by Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled: "They took the thirty silver coins, the price set on him by the people of Israel, NIV 10 and they used them to buy the potter's field, as the Lord commanded me." NIV 10 and they used them to buy the potter's field, as the Lord commanded me." NIV 11 Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied. NIV 11 Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied. NIV 12 When he was accused by the chief priests and the elders, he gave no answer. NIV 12 When he was accused by the chief priests and the elders, he gave no answer. NIV 13 Then Pilate asked him, "Don't you hear the testimony they are bringing against you?" NIV 13 Then Pilate asked him, "Don't you hear the testimony they are bringing against you?" NIV 14 But Jesus made no reply, not even to a single charge--to the great amazement of the governor. NIV 14 But Jesus made no reply, not even to a single charge--to the great amazement of the governor. NIV 15 Now it was the governor's custom at the Feast to release a prisoner chosen by the crowd. NIV 15 Now it was the governor's custom at the Feast to release a prisoner chosen by the crowd. NIV 16 At that time they had a notorious prisoner, called Barabbas. NIV 16 At that time they had a notorious prisoner, called Barabbas. NIV 17 So when the crowd had gathered, Pilate asked them, "Which one do you want me to release to you: Barabbas, or Jesus who is called Christ?" NIV 17 So when the crowd had gathered, Pilate asked them, "Which one do you want me to release to you: Barabbas, or Jesus who is called Christ?" NIV 18 For he knew it was out of envy that they had handed Jesus over to him. NIV 18 For he knew it was out of envy that they had handed Jesus over to him. NIV 19 While Pilate was sitting on the judge's seat, his wife sent him this message: "Don't have anything to do with that innocent man, for I have suffered a great deal today in a dream because of him." NIV 19 While Pilate was sitting on the judge's seat, his wife sent him this message: "Don't have anything to do with that innocent man, for I have suffered a great deal today in a dream because of him." NIV 20 But the chief priests and the elders persuaded the crowd to ask for Barabbas and to have Jesus executed. NIV 20 But the chief priests and the elders persuaded the crowd to ask for Barabbas and to have Jesus executed. NIV 21 "Which of the two do you want me to release to you?" asked the governor. "Barabbas," they answered. NIV 21 "Which of the two do you want me to release to you?" asked the governor. "Barabbas," they answered. NIV 22 "What shall I do, then, with Jesus who is called Christ?" Pilate asked. They all answered, "Crucify him!" NIV 22 "What shall I do, then, with Jesus who is called Christ?" Pilate asked. They all answered, "Crucify him!" NIV 23 "Why? What crime has he committed?" asked Pilate. But they shouted all the louder, "Crucify him!" NIV 23 "Why? What crime has he committed?" asked Pilate. But they shouted all the louder, "Crucify him!" NIV 24 When Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere, but that instead an uproar was starting, he took water and washed his hands in front of the crowd. "I am innocent of this man's blood," he said. "It is your responsibility!" NIV 24 When Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere, but that instead an uproar was starting, he took water and washed his hands in front of the crowd. "I am innocent of this man's blood," he said. "It is your responsibility!" NIV 25 All the people answered, "Let his blood be on us and on our children!" NIV 25 All the people answered, "Let his blood be on us and on our children!" NIV 26 Then he released Barabbas to them. But he had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified. NIV 26 Then he released Barabbas to them. But he had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified. NIV 27 Then the governor's soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him. NIV 27 Then the governor's soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him. NIV 28 They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, NIV 28 They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, NIV 29 and then twisted together a crown of thorns and set it on his head. They put a staff in his right hand and knelt in front of him and mocked him. "Hail, king of the Jews!" they said. NIV 29 and then twisted together a crown of thorns and set it on his head. They put a staff in his right hand and knelt in front of him and mocked him. "Hail, king of the Jews!" they said. NIV 30 They spit on him, and took the staff and struck him on the head again and again. NIV 30 They spit on him, and took the staff and struck him on the head again and again. NIV 31 After they had mocked him, they took off the robe and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him away to crucify him. NIV 31 After they had mocked him, they took off the robe and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him away to crucify him.