Matthew 27:27-31 NIV

The Soldiers Mock Jesus

27:27-31pp -- Mk 15:16-20

27 Then the governor's soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium1 and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him.

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28 They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him,2

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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.3

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30 They spit on him, and took the staff and struck him on the head again and again.4

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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.5

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