Mark 15:7
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New International Version
A man called Barabbas was in prison with the insurrectionists who had committed murder in the uprising.

New Living Translation
One of the prisoners at that time was Barabbas, a revolutionary who had committed murder in an uprising.

English Standard Version
And among the rebels in prison, who had committed murder in the insurrection, there was a man called Barabbas.

Berean Study Bible
And a man named Barabbas was imprisoned with the rebels who had committed murder during the insurrection.

Berean Literal Bible
And the one called Barabbas was there, having been bound with the rebels who had committed murder in the insurrection.

New American Standard Bible
The man named Barabbas had been imprisoned with the insurrectionists who had committed murder in the insurrection.

King James Bible
And there was one named Barabbas, which lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
There was one named Barabbas, who was in prison with rebels who had committed murder during the rebellion.

International Standard Version
Now there was a man in prison named Barabbas. He had been with the insurgents who had committed murder during the rebellion.

NET Bible
A man named Barabbas was imprisoned with rebels who had committed murder during an insurrection.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And there was one who was called Barabba, who was bound with those who had made sedition, who had committed murder in the sedition.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
There was a man named Barabbas in prison. He was with some rebels who had committed murder during a riot.

New American Standard 1977
And the man named Barabbas had been imprisoned with the insurrectionists who had committed murder in the insurrection.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And there was one named Barabbas, who lay bound with those that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

King James 2000 Bible
And there was one named Barabbas, who lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

American King James Version
And there was one named Barabbas, which lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

American Standard Version
And there was one called Barabbas, lying bound with them that had made insurrection, men who in the insurrection had committed murder.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And there was one called Barabbas, who was put in prison with some seditious men, who in the sedition had committed murder.

Darby Bible Translation
Now there was the [person] named Barabbas bound with those who had made insurrection with [him], [and] that had committed murder in the insurrection.

English Revised Version
And there was one called Barabbas, lying bound with them that had made insurrection, men who in the insurrection had committed murder.

Webster's Bible Translation
And there was one named Barabbas, who lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

Weymouth New Testament
and at this time a man named Barabbas was in prison among the insurgents--persons who in the insurrection had committed murder.

World English Bible
There was one called Barabbas, bound with those who had made insurrection, men who in the insurrection had committed murder.

Young's Literal Translation
and there was one named Barabbas, bound with those making insurrection with him, who had in the insurrection committed murder.
Study Bible
The Crowd Chooses Barabbas
6Now it was Pilate’s custom at the feast to release to the people a prisoner of their choosing. 7And a man named Barabbas was imprisoned with the rebels who had committed murder during the insurrection. 8So the crowd went up and began asking Pilate to keep his custom.…
Word Study

A primary particle; but, and, etc.

the [one]
ho (Art-NMS)
The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

(a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

Barabbas. Of Chaldee origin; son of Abba; Bar-abbas, an Israelite.

was there,
ēn (V-IIA-3S)
I am, exist. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist.

having been bound
dedemenos (V-RPM/P-NMS)
To bind, tie, fasten; I impel, compel; I declare to be prohibited and unlawful. A primary verb; to bind.

(a) gen: with, in company with, (b) acc: (1) behind, beyond, after, of place, (2) after, of time, with nouns, neut. of adjectives.

The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

A fellow insurgent. From a compound of sun and a derivative of stasis; a fellow-insurgent.

Whosoever, whichsoever, whatsoever.

(a) I make, manufacture, construct, (b) I do, act, cause. Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do.

Murder, slaughter, killing. From an obsolete primary pheno; murder.

In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; "in, " at, on, by, etc.

The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

insurrection.
stasei (N-DFS)
From the base of histemi; a standing, i.e. position; by implication, a popular uprising; figuratively, controversy.

Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
15:1-14 They bound Christ. It is good for us often to remember the bonds of the Lord Jesus, as bound with him who was bound for us. By delivering up the King, they, in effect, delivered up the kingdom of God, which was, therefore, as by their own consent, taken from them, and given to another nation. Christ gave Pilate a direct answer, but would not answer the witnesses, because the things they alleged were known to be false, even Pilate himself was convinced they were so. Pilate thought that he might appeal from the priests to the people, and that they would deliver Jesus out of the priests' hands. But they were more and more urged by the priests, and cried, Crucify him! Crucify him! Let us judge of persons and things by their merits, and the standard of God's word, and not by common report. The thought that no one ever was so shamefully treated, as the only perfectly wise, holy, and excellent Person that ever appeared on earth, leads the serious mind to strong views of man's wickedness and enmity to God. Let us more and more abhor the evil dispositions which marked the conduct of these persecutors.
Cross References
Mark 15:6
Now it was Pilate's custom at the feast to release to the people a prisoner of their choosing.

Mark 15:8
So the crowd went up and began asking Pilate to keep his custom.

Luke 23:19
(Barabbas had been imprisoned for an insurrection in the city, and for murder.)

Luke 23:25
As they had requested, he released the one imprisoned for insurrection and murder, and surrendered Jesus to their will.
Treasury of Scripture

And there was one named Barabbas, which lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

Matthew 27:16 And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.

Luke 23:18,19,25 And they cried out all at once, saying, Away with this man, and release …

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