And Jesus stood before the governor: and the governor asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And Jesus said unto him, Thou sayest.
Now at [that] feast the governor was wont to release unto the people a prisoner, whom they would.
he had become accustomed
And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.
When he was set down on the judgment seat, his wife sent unto him, saying, Have thou nothing to do with that just man: for I have suffered many things this day in a dream because of him.
But the chief priests and elders persuaded the multitude that they should ask Barabbas, and destroy Jesus.
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The governor answered and said unto them, Whether of the twain will ye that I release unto you? They said, Barabbas.
And the governor said, Why, what evil hath he done? But they cried out the more, saying, Let him be crucified.
he be put on public display
When Pilate saw that he could prevail nothing, but [that] rather a tumult was made, he took water, and washed [his] hands before the multitude, saying, I am innocent of the blood of this just person: see ye [to it. ]
Then released he Barabbas unto them: and when he had scourged Jesus, he delivered [him] to be crucified.
he might be put on public display
And as they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name: him they compelled to bear his cross.
And they crucified him, and parted his garments, casting lots: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, They parted my garments among them, and upon my vesture did they cast lots.
putting on public display
And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads,
they were defaming
Likewise also the chief priests mocking [him,] with the scribes and elders, said,
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The thieves also, which were crucified with him, cast the same in his teeth.
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Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour.
And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?
Some of them that stood there, when they heard [that,] said, This [man] calleth for Elias.
of [those] having stood
The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him.
Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the ghost.
Now when the centurion, and they that were with him, watching Jesus, saw the earthquake, and those things that were done, they feared greatly, saying, Truly this was the Son of God.
And many women were there beholding afar off, which followed Jesus from Galilee, ministering unto him:
When the even was come, there came a rich man of Arimathaea, named Joseph, who also himself was Jesus' disciple:
he was a student
And there was Mary Magdalene, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulchre.
Now the next day, that followed the day of the preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate,
they were gathered
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Pilate said unto them, Ye have a watch: go your way, make [it] as sure as ye can.
So they went, and made the sepulchre sure, sealing the stone, and setting a watch.
In the end of the sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first [day] of the week, came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre.
His countenance was like lightning, and his raiment white as snow:
And for fear of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead [men. ]
And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified.
having been put on public display
And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.
they were traveling
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Now when they were going, behold, some of the watch came into the city, and shewed unto the chief priests all the things that were done.
they messaged from
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So they took the money, and did as they were taught: and this saying is commonly reported among the Jews until this day.
they were taught
Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, into a mountain where Jesus had appointed them.
And when they saw him, they worshipped him: but some doubted.
And John was clothed with camel's hair, and with a girdle of a skin about his loins; and he did eat locusts and wild honey;
I indeed have baptized you with water: but he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost.
Now after that John was put in prison, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God,
to have been handed over
Now as he walked by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.
And immediately his fame spread abroad throughout all the region round about Galilee.
But Simon's wife's mother lay sick of a fever, and anon they tell him of her.
And at even, when the sun did set, they brought unto him all that were diseased, and them that were possessed with devils.
And Jesus, moved with compassion, put forth [his] hand, and touched him, and saith unto him, I will; be thou clean.
But he went out, and began to publish [it] much, and to blaze abroad the matter, insomuch that Jesus could no more openly enter into the city, but was without in desert places: and they came to him from every quarter.
When Jesus saw their faith, he said unto the sick of the palsy, Son, thy sins be forgiven thee.
they have been forgiven
But there were certain of the scribes sitting there, and reasoning in their hearts,
But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (he saith to the sick of the palsy,)
And the disciples of John and of the Pharisees used to fast: and they come and say unto him, Why do the disciples of John and of the Pharisees fast, but thy disciples fast not?
But the days will come, when the bridegroom shall be taken away from them, and then shall they fast in those days.
No man also seweth a piece of new cloth on an old garment: else the new piece that filled it up taketh away from the old, and the rent is made worse.
And no man putteth new wine into old bottles: else the new wine doth burst the bottles, and the wine is spilled, and the bottles will be marred: but new wine must be put into new bottles.
And he saith unto them, Is it lawful to do good on the sabbath days, or to do evil? to save life, or to kill? But they held their peace.
to make trouble
But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation:
he might defame
And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
And some fell on stony ground, where it had not much earth; and immediately it sprang up, because it had no depth of earth:
But when the sun was up, it was scorched; and because it had no root, it withered away.
And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked of him the parable.
And he said unto them, Unto you it is given to know the mystery of the kingdom of God: but unto them that are without, all these [things] are done in parables:
And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.
But when the fruit is brought forth, immediately he putteth in the sickle, because the harvest is come.
But without a parable spake he not unto them: and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.
And when they had sent away the multitude, they took him even as he was in the ship. And there were also with him other little ships.
they take close
And there arose a great storm of wind, and the waves beat into the ship, so that it was now full.
But when he saw Jesus afar off, he ran and worshipped him,
Now there was there nigh unto the mountains a great herd of swine feeding.
And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the unclean spirits went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) and were choked in the sea.
And they that fed the swine fled, and told [it] in the city, and in the country. And they went out to see what it was that was done.
they messaged on
And they that saw [it] told them how it befell to him that was possessed with the devil, and [also] concerning the swine.
they gave a thorough account
Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but saith unto him, Go home to thy friends, and tell them how great things the Lord hath done for thee, and hath had compassion on thee.
But the woman fearing and trembling, knowing what was done in her, came and fell down before him, and told him all the truth.
And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.
As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.
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And they laughed him to scorn. But when he had put them all out, he taketh the father and the mother of the damsel, and them that were with him, and entereth in where the damsel was lying.
he takes close
he passes into
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Juda, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended at him.
But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.
Others said, That it is Elias. And others said, That it is a prophet, or as one of the prophets.
But when Herod heard [thereof,] he said, It is John, whom I beheaded: he is risen from the dead.
Therefore Herodias had a quarrel against him, and would have killed him; but she could not:
And she went forth, and said unto her mother, What shall I ask? And she said, The head of John the Baptist.
And brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel: and the damsel gave it to her mother.
He answered and said unto them, Give ye them to eat. And they say unto him, Shall we go and buy two hundred pennyworth of bread, and give them to eat?
He saith unto them, How many loaves have ye? go and see. And when they knew, they say, Five, and two fishes.
But when they saw him walking upon the sea, they supposed it had been a spirit, and cried out:
He answered and said unto them, Well hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with [their] lips, but their heart is far from me.
it has been written
Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching [for] doctrines the commandments of men.
But ye say, If a man shall say to his father or mother, [It is] Corban, that is to say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me; [he shall be free. ]
And he said, That which cometh out of the man, that defileth the man.
The woman was a Greek, a Syrophenician by nation; and she besought him that he would cast forth the devil out of her daughter.
But Jesus said unto her, Let the children first be filled: for it is not meet to take the children's bread, and to cast [it] unto the dogs.
And she answered and said unto him, Yes, Lord: yet the dogs under the table eat of the children's crumbs.
And he charged them that they should tell no man: but the more he charged them, so much the more a great deal they published [it; ]
And he asked them, How many loaves have ye? And they said, Seven.
So they did eat, and were filled: and they took up of the broken [meat] that was left seven baskets.
And they that had eaten were about four thousand: and he sent them away.
And when the seven among four thousand, how many baskets full of fragments took ye up? And they said, Seven.
And they answered, John the Baptist: but some [say,] Elias; and others, One of the prophets.
And he saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am? And Peter answereth and saith unto him, Thou art the Christ.
But when he had turned about and looked on his disciples, he rebuked Peter, saying, Get thee behind me, Satan: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but the things that be of men.
For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.
And as they came down from the mountain, he charged them that they should tell no man what things they had seen, till the Son of man were risen from the dead.
they might give a thorough account