Luke 22:1-6

Judas Agrees to Betray Jesus

1 Now the Festival of Unleavened Bread, called the Passover, was approaching,
2 and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some way to get rid of Jesus, for they were afraid of the people.
3 Then Satan entered Judas, called Iscariot, one of the Twelve.
4 And Judas went to the chief priests and the officers of the temple guard and discussed with them how he might betray Jesus.
5 They were delighted and agreed to give him money.
6 He consented, and watched for an opportunity to hand Jesus over to them when no crowd was present.

Luke 22:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 Now the feast of unleavened bread drew nigh, which is called the Passover.
ESV
1 Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread drew near, which is called the Passover.
NLT
1 The Festival of Unleavened Bread, which is also called Passover, was approaching.
MSG
1 The Feast of Unleavened Bread, also called Passover, drew near.
CSB
1 The Festival of Unleavened Bread, which is called Passover, was drawing near.

Luke 22:1-6 In-Context

1 Now the Festival of Unleavened Bread, called the Passover, was approaching,
2 and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were looking for some way to get rid of Jesus, for they were afraid of the people.
3 Then Satan entered Judas, called Iscariot, one of the Twelve.
4 And Judas went to the chief priests and the officers of the temple guard and discussed with them how he might betray Jesus.
5 They were delighted and agreed to give him money.
6 He consented, and watched for an opportunity to hand Jesus over to them when no crowd was present.
7 Then came the day of Unleavened Bread on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed.
8 Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, “Go and make preparations for us to eat the Passover.”
9 “Where do you want us to prepare for it?” they asked.
10 He replied, “As you enter the city, a man carrying a jar of water will meet you. Follow him to the house that he enters,

Cross References 6

  • 1. S John 11:55
  • 2. S Matthew 12:14
  • 3. S Matthew 4:10; John 13:2
  • 4. S Matthew 10:4
  • 5. ver 52; Acts 4:1; Acts 5:24
  • 6. Zechariah 11:12
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