Luke 23:25
New International Version
He released the man who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, the one they asked for, and surrendered Jesus to their will.

New Living Translation
As they had requested, he released Barabbas, the man in prison for insurrection and murder. But he turned Jesus over to them to do as they wished.

English Standard Version
He released the man who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, for whom they asked, but he delivered Jesus over to their will.

Berean Study Bible
As they had requested, he released the one imprisoned for insurrection and murder, and surrendered Jesus to their will.

Berean Literal Bible
And he released the one having been cast into prison on account of insurrection and murder, whom they had asked for; and Jesus he delivered to their will.

New American Standard Bible
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.

King James Bible
And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

Christian Standard Bible
and released the one they were asking for, who had been thrown into prison for rebellion and murder. But he handed Jesus over to their will.

Contemporary English Version
He freed the man who was in jail for rioting and murder, because he was the one the crowd wanted to be set free. Then Pilate handed Jesus over for them to do what they wanted with him.

Good News Translation
He set free the man they wanted, the one who had been put in prison for riot and murder, and he handed Jesus over for them to do as they wished.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and released the one they were asking for, who had been thrown into prison for rebellion and murder. But he handed Jesus over to their will.

International Standard Version
So he released the man who had been put in prison for revolt and murder—the man whose release they continued to demand—but he let them have their way with Jesus.

NET Bible
He released the man they asked for, who had been thrown in prison for insurrection and murder. But he handed Jesus over to their will.

New Heart English Bible
He released him who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, for whom they asked, but he delivered Jesus up to their will.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he released to them him who had been cast into prison for sedition and murder, whom they had demanded, but he delivered Yeshua to their pleasure.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He freed Barabbas, who had been put in prison for rioting and murdering, because that's what they wanted. But he let them do what they wanted to Jesus.

New American Standard 1977
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.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder had been cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

King James 2000 Bible
And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

American King James Version
And he released to them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

American Standard Version
And he released him that for insurrection and murder had been cast into prison, whom they asked for; but Jesus he delivered up to their will.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he released unto them him who for murder and sedition, had been cast into prison, whom they had desired; but Jesus he delivered up to their will.

Darby Bible Translation
And he released him who, for tumult and murder, had been cast into prison, whom they begged for, and Jesus he delivered up to their will.

English Revised Version
And he released him that for insurrection and murder had been cast into prison, whom they asked for; but Jesus he delivered up to their will.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he released to them him that for sedition and murder had been cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

Weymouth New Testament
The man who was lying in prison charged with riot and murder and for whom they clamoured he set free, but Jesus he gave up to be dealt with as they desired.

World English Bible
He released him who had been thrown into prison for insurrection and murder, for whom they asked, but he delivered Jesus up to their will.

Young's Literal Translation
and he released him who because of sedition and murder hath been cast into the prison, whom they were asking, and Jesus he gave up to their will.
Study Bible
The Crowd Chooses Barabbas
24So Pilate sentenced that their demand be met. 25As they had requested, he released the one imprisoned for insurrection and murder, and surrendered Jesus to their will. 26As the soldiers led Him away, they seized Simon of Cyrene on his way in from the country, and put the cross on him to carry behind Jesus.…
Cross References
Luke 23:24
So Pilate sentenced that their demand be met.

Luke 23:26
As the soldiers led Him away, they seized Simon of Cyrene on his way in from the country, and put the cross on him to carry behind Jesus.

John 19:16
Then Pilate handed Jesus over to be crucified, and the soldiers took Him away.

Acts 3:14
You rejected the Holy and Righteous One and asked that a murderer be released to you.

Treasury of Scripture

And he released to them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.

for.

Luke 23:2,5
And they began to accuse him, saying, We found this fellow perverting the nation, and forbidding to give tribute to Caesar, saying that he himself is Christ a King…

Mark 15:7
And there was one named Barabbas, which lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.

John 18:40
Then cried they all again, saying, Not this man, but Barabbas. Now Barabbas was a robber.

whom.

1 Samuel 12:13
Now therefore behold the king whom ye have chosen, and whom ye have desired! and, behold, the LORD hath set a king over you.

Mark 15:6
Now at that feast he released unto them one prisoner, whomsoever they desired.

Acts 3:14
But ye denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted unto you;

but.

Matthew 27:26
Then released he Barabbas unto them: and when he had scourged Jesus, he delivered him to be crucified.

Mark 15:15
And so Pilate, willing to content the people, released Barabbas unto them, and delivered Jesus, when he had scourged him, to be crucified.







Lexicon
As
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

they had requested,
ᾐτοῦντο (ētounto)
Verb - Imperfect Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 154: To ask, request, petition, demand. Of uncertain derivation; to ask.

he released
ἀπέλυσεν (apelysen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 630: From apo and luo; to free fully, i.e. relieve, release, dismiss, or let die, pardon or divorce.

the [one]
τὸν (ton)
Article - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

imprisoned
βεβλημένον (beblēmenon)
Verb - Perfect Participle Middle or Passive - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 906: (a) I cast, throw, rush, (b) often, in the weaker sense: I place, put, drop. A primary verb; to throw.

for
διὰ (dia)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1223: A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through.

insurrection
στάσιν (stasin)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 4714: From the base of histemi; a standing, i.e. position; by implication, a popular uprising; figuratively, controversy.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2532: And, even, also, namely.

murder,
φόνον (phonon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 5408: Murder, slaughter, killing. From an obsolete primary pheno; murder.

and
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

surrendered
παρέδωκεν (paredōken)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3860: From para and didomi; to surrender, i.e yield up, intrust, transmit.

Jesus
Ἰησοῦν (Iēsoun)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2424: Of Hebrew origin; Jesus, the name of our Lord and two other Israelites.

to
τῷ (tō)
Article - Dative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

their
αὐτῶν (autōn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Masculine 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

will.
θελήματι (thelēmati)
Noun - Dative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 2307: An act of will, will; plur: wishes, desires. From the prolonged form of ethelo; a determination, i.e. choice or inclination.
(25) Whom they had desired.--Better, whom they were asking for. The tense is imperfect, not pluperfect, and implies that the cries were still continuing.

23:13-25 The fear of man brings many into this snare, that they will do an unjust thing, against their consciences, rather than get into trouble. Pilate declares Jesus innocent, and has a mind to release him; yet, to please the people, he would punish him as an evil-doer. If no fault be found in him, why chastise him? Pilate yielded at length; he had not courage to go against so strong a stream. He delivered Jesus to their will, to be crucified.
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