The Mocking of Jesus by the Soldiers ►
Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole Roman
cohort around Him. 28
They stripped Him and put a scarlet robe on Him. 29
And after twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on His head, and a reed in His right hand; and they knelt down before Him and mocked Him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews! 30
They spat on Him, and took the reed and began
to beat Him on the head.
The soldiers took Him away into the palace (that is, the Praetorium), and they called together the whole Roman
They dressed Him up in purple, and after twisting a crown of thorns, they put it on Him; 18
and they began to acclaim Him, Hail, King of the Jews! 19
They kept beating His head with a reed, and spitting on Him, and kneeling and bowing before Him.
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