New Living Translation
Some of the governor's soldiers took Jesus into their headquarters and called out the entire regiment.
King James Bible
Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the common hall, and gathered unto him the whole band of soldiers.
Darby Bible Translation
Then the soldiers of the governor, having taken Jesus with them to the praetorium, gathered against him the whole band,
World English Bible
Then the governor's soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium, and gathered the whole garrison together against him.
Young's Literal Translation
then the soldiers of the governor having taken Jesus to the Praetorium, did gather to him all the band;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
27:27 The whole troop - or cohort. This was a body of foot commanded by the governor, which was appointed to prevent disorders and tumults, especially on solemn occasions. Mark 15:16 John 19:2.
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At that same time the leading priests and elders were meeting at the residence of Caiaphas, the high priest,
The soldiers took Jesus into the courtyard of the governor's headquarters (called the Praetorium) and called out the entire regiment.
Jesus' trial before Caiaphas ended in the early hours of the morning. Then he was taken to the headquarters of the Roman governor. His accusers didn't go inside because it would defile them, and they wouldn't be allowed to celebrate the Passover.
Then Pilate went back into his headquarters and called for Jesus to be brought to him. "Are you the king of the Jews?" he asked him.
He took Jesus back into the headquarters again and asked him, "Where are you from?" But Jesus gave no answer.
In Caesarea there lived a Roman army officer named Cornelius, who was a captain of the Italian Regiment.
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