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release Barabbas unto them.
MAR 15:12 And Pilate answered and said again unto them, What will ye
then that I shall do unto him whom ye call the King of the Jews?
MAR 15:13 And they cried out again, Crucify him.
MAR 15:14 Then Pilate said unto them, Why, what evil hath he done? And
they cried out the more exceedingly, Crucify him.
MAR 15:15 And so Pilate, willing to content the people, released
Barabbas unto them, and delivered Jesus, when he had scourged him, to be
MAR 15:16 And the soldiers led him away into the hall, called
Praetorium; and they call together the whole band.
King James Bible