New International Version
But with loud shouts they insistently demanded that he be crucified, and their shouts prevailed.
King James Bible
And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he might be crucified. And the voices of them and of the chief priests prevailed.
Darby Bible Translation
But they were urgent with loud voices, begging that he might be crucified. And their voices [and those of the chief priests] prevailed.
World English Bible
But they were urgent with loud voices, asking that he might be crucified. Their voices and the voices of the chief priests prevailed.
Young's Literal Translation
And they were pressing with loud voices asking him to be crucified, and their voices, and those of the chief priests, were prevailing,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I have found no cause of death in him - I find no crime worthy of death in him. There is nothing proved against him that can at all justify me in putting him to death, So here our blessed Lord was in the most formal manner justified by his judge. Now as this decision was publicly known, and perhaps registered, it is evident that Christ died as an innocent person, and not as a malefactor. On the fullest conviction of his innocence, his judge pronounced him guiltless, after having patiently heard every thing that the inventive malice of these wicked men could allege against him; and, when he wished to dismiss him, a violent mob took and murdered him.
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'Then Herod questioned with Him in many words; but He answered him nothing.'--LUKE xxiii. 9. Four Herods play their parts in the New Testament story. The first of them is the grim old tiger who slew the infants at Bethlehem, and soon after died. This Herod is the second--a cub of the litter, with his father's ferocity and lust, but without his force. The third is the Herod of the earlier part of the Acts of the Apostles, a grandson of the old man, who dipped his hands in the blood of one Apostle, …
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But Peter insisted emphatically, "Even if I have to die with you, I will never disown you." And all the others said the same.
For the third time he spoke to them: "Why? What crime has this man committed? I have found in him no grounds for the death penalty. Therefore I will have him punished and then release him."
So Pilate decided to grant their demand.
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