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Luke 23 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Then the whole body of them got up and brought Him before Pilate.

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And they began to accuse Him, saying, “We found this man misleading our nation and forbidding to pay taxes to Caesar, and saying that He Himself is [fn]Christ, a King.”

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So Pilate asked Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered him and said, “It is as you say.”

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Then Pilate said to the chief priests and the crowds, “I find no guilt in this man.”

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But they kept on insisting, saying, “He stirs up the people, teaching all over Judea, starting from Galilee even as far as this place.”

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When Pilate heard it, he asked whether the man was a Galilean.

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And when he learned that He belonged to Herod’s jurisdiction, he sent Him to Herod, who himself also was in Jerusalem [fn]at that time.

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Now Herod was very glad when he saw Jesus; for he had wanted to see Him for a long time, because he had been hearing about Him and was hoping to see some [fn]sign performed by Him.

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And he questioned Him [fn]at some length; but He answered him nothing.

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And the chief priests and the scribes were standing there, accusing Him vehemently.

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And Herod with his soldiers, after treating Him with contempt and mocking Him, dressed Him in a gorgeous robe and sent Him back to Pilate.

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Now Herod and Pilate became friends with one another that very day; for before they had been enemies with each other.

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Pilate summoned the chief priests and the rulers and the people,

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and said to them, “You brought this man to me as one who incites the people to rebellion, and behold, having examined Him before you, I have found no guilt in this man regarding the charges which you make against Him.

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“No, nor has Herod, for he sent Him back to us; and behold, nothing deserving death has been done by Him.

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“Therefore I will punish Him and release Him.”

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[[fn]Now he was obliged to release to them at the feast one prisoner.]

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But they cried out all together, saying, “Away with this man, and release for us Barabbas!”

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(He was one who had been thrown into prison for an insurrection made in the city, and for murder.)

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Pilate, wanting to release Jesus, addressed them again,

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but they kept on calling out, saying, “Crucify, crucify Him!”

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And he said to them the third time, “Why, what evil has this man done? I have found in Him no guilt demanding death; therefore I will punish Him and release Him.”

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But they were insistent, with loud voices asking that He be crucified. And their voices began to prevail.

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And Pilate pronounced sentence that their demand be granted.

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And he released the man they were asking for who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, but he delivered Jesus to their will.

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When they led Him away, they seized a man, Simon of Cyrene, coming in from the country, and placed on him the cross to carry behind Jesus.

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And following Him was a large crowd of the people, and of women who were [fn]mourning and lamenting Him.

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But Jesus turning to them said, “Daughters of Jerusalem, stop weeping for Me, but weep for yourselves and for your children.

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“For behold, the days are coming when they will say, ‘Blessed are the barren, and the wombs that never bore, and the breasts that never nursed.’

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“Then they will begin TO SAY TO THE MOUNTAINS, ‘FALL ON US,’ AND TO THE HILLS, ‘COVER US.’

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“For if they do these things [fn]when the tree is green, what will happen [fn]when it is dry?”

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Two others also, who were criminals, were being led away to be put to death with Him.

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When they came to the place called [fn]The Skull, there they crucified Him and the criminals, one on the right and the other on the left.

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[fn]But Jesus was saying, “Father, forgive them; for they do not know what they are doing.” And they cast lots, dividing up His garments among themselves.

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And the people stood by, looking on. And even the rulers were sneering at Him, saying, “He saved others; let Him save Himself if this is the [fn]Christ of God, His Chosen One.”

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The soldiers also mocked Him, coming up to Him, offering Him sour wine,

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and saying, “If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself!”

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Now there was also an inscription above Him, “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

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One of the criminals who were hanged there was [fn]hurling abuse at Him, saying, “Are You not the [fn]Christ? Save Yourself and us!”

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But the other answered, and rebuking him said, “Do you not even fear God, since you are under the same sentence of condemnation?

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“And we indeed are suffering justly, for we are receiving [fn]what we deserve for our deeds; but this man has done nothing wrong.”

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And he was saying, “Jesus, remember me when You come [fn]in Your kingdom!”

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And He said to him, “Truly I say to you, today you shall be with Me in Paradise.”

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It was now about [fn]the sixth hour, and darkness [fn]fell over the whole land until [fn]the ninth hour,

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[fn]because the sun was obscured; and the veil of the temple was torn [fn]in two.

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And Jesus, crying out with a loud voice, said, “Father, INTO YOUR HANDS I COMMIT MY SPIRIT.” Having said this, He breathed His last.

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Now when the centurion saw what had happened, he began praising God, saying, “Certainly this man was [fn]innocent.”

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And all the crowds who came together for this spectacle, when they observed what had happened, began to return, [fn]beating their breasts.

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And all His acquaintances and the women who accompanied Him from Galilee were standing at a distance, seeing these things.

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And a man named Joseph, who was a member of the Council, a good and righteous man

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(he had not consented to their plan and action), a man from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God;

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this man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus.

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And he took it down and wrapped it in a linen cloth, and laid Him in a tomb cut into the rock, where no one had ever lain.

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It was the [fn]preparation day, and the Sabbath was about to [fn]begin.

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Now the women who had come with Him out of Galilee followed, and saw the tomb and how His body was laid.

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Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
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NASB Footnotes
I.e. Messiah
Literally: in these days
Or, attesting miracle
Literally: in many words
Early mss do not contain this v
Literally: beating the breast
Literally: in the green tree
Literally: in the dry
In Lat Calvarius; or Calvary
Some early mss do not contain But Jesus was saying...doing
I.e. Messiah
Or, blaspheming
I.e. Messiah
Literally: things worthy of what we have done
Or, into
I.e. noon
Or, occurred
I.e. 3 p.m.
Literally: the sun failing
Literally: in the middle
Literally: righteous
I.e. as a traditional sign of mourning or contrition
I.e. preparation for the Sabbath
Literally: dawn

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