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Matthew 27:20-25

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!"