Mark: Chapter 15

The Gospel According to Mark. The 15th Chapter
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15:1 And anon the morrow made, the highest priests, making counsel with the elder men, and scribes, and all the council, binding Jesus, led and betook to Pilate. And anon in the dawning held the high priests a counsel with the seniours and the scribes, And also the whole congregation, and bound Jesus and led him away, and delivered him to Pilate. And anon in the dawning, the high Priests held a council with the Elders, and the Scribes, & the whole Council, and bound Jesus, and led him away, and delivered him to Pilate. And straightway in the morning the chief Priests held a consultation with the Elders and Scribes, and the whole Council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him to Pilate.
15:2 And Pilate asked him, Art thou king of Jews? And he answering saith to him, Thou sayest. And Pilate asked him: Art thou the king of the Jews? And he answered, and said unto him: thou sayest it. Then Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he answered, and said unto him, Thou sayest it. And Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he answering, said unto him, Thou sayest it.
15:3 And the highest priests accused him in many things. And the high priests accused him of many things. And the high Priests accused him of many things. And the chief Priests accused him of many things: but he answered nothing.
15:4 But Pilate again asked him, saying, Answerest thou nothing? Seest thou in how many things they accuse thee? Pilate asked him again, saying: Answerest thou nothing? Behold how many things they lay unto thy charge? Wherefore Pilate asked him again, saying, Answerest thou nothing? behold how many things they witness against thee. And Pilate asked him again, saying, Answerest thou nothing? behold how many things they witness against thee.
15:5 Forsooth Jesus more nothing answered, so that Pilate wondered. Jesus yet answered never a word, so that Pilate marvelled. But Jesus answered no more at all, so that Pilate marvelled. But Jesus yet answered nothing, so that Pilate marvelled.
15:6 Forsooth by the feast day he was wont to leave to them one of the prisoners, whomever they asked. At the feast Pilate was wont to deliver at their pleasure a prisoner: whomsoever they would desire. Now at the feast Pilate did deliver a prisoner unto them, whomsoever they would desire. Now at that Feast he released unto them one prisoner, whomsoever they desired.
15:7 And there was one that was said Barabbas, that was bound with men of dissension, that had done manslaying in dissension. And there was one named Barrabas, which lay bound with them, that caused insurrection, and in the insurrection committed murder. Then there was one named Barabbas, which was bound with his fellows, that had made insurrection, who in the insurrection had committed murder. And there was one named Barabbas, which lay bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.
15:8 And when the company had ascended, he began to pray, as he ever did to them. And the people called unto him, and began to desire of him, according as he had ever done unto them. And the people cried aloud, & began to desire that he would do as he had ever done unto them. And the multitude crying aloud, began to desire him to do as he had ever done unto them.
15:9 Soothly Pilate answered to them, and said, Will ye I leave to you the king of Jews? Pilate answered them, and said: Will ye that I loose unto you the king of the Jews? Then Pilate answered them, and said, Will ye that I let loose unto you the King of the Jews? But Pilate answered them, saying, Will ye that I release unto you the King of the Jews?
15:10 Forsooth he knew that the highest priests had betaken him by envy. For he knew that the high priests had delivered him of envy. For he knew that the high Priests had delivered him of envy. (For he knew that the chief Priests had delivered him for envy.)
15:11 Forsooth the bishops stirred the company of people, that more he should leave to them Barabbas. But the high priests had moved the people that he should rather deliver Barrabas unto them. But the high Priests had moved the people to desire that he would rather deliver Barabbas unto them. But the chief Priests moved the people, that he should rather release Barabbas unto them.
15:12 And again Pilate answered, and said to them, What then will ye that I shall do to the king of Jews? Pilate answered again, and said unto them: What will ye then that I do with him, whom ye call the king of the Jews? And Pilate answered, and said again unto them, What will ye then that I do with him, whom ye call the King of the Jews? 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?
15:13 And they again cried, Crucify him. And they cried again: crucify him. And they cried again, Crucify him. And they cried out again, Crucify him.
15:14 But Pilate said to them, Soothly what evil hath he done? And they cried the more, Crucify him. Pilate said unto them: What harm hath he done? And they cried the more fervently: crucify him. Then Pilate said unto them, But what evil hath he done? And they cried the more fervently, Crucify him. Then Pilate said unto them, Why, what evil hath he done? And they cried out the more exceedingly, Crucify him.
15:15 And soothly Pilate, willing to do enough to the people, left to them Barabbas, and he betook Jesus, beaten with scourges, to be crucified. Pilate willing to content the people, loosed them Barrabas, And delivered Jesus scourged for to be crucified. So Pilate willing to content the people, loosed them Barabbas, and delivered Jesus when he had scourged him, that he might be crucified. And so Pilate, willing to content the people, released Barabbas unto them, and delivered Jesus, when he had scourged him, to be crucified.
15:16 And knights led him withinforth, into the porch of the moot hall. And they called together all the company of knights, And the soldiers led him away into the common hall, and called together all the whole multitude, Then the soldiers led him away into the hall, which is the common hall, and called together the whole band, And the soldiers led him away into the hall, called Pretorium, and they call together the whole band.
15:17 and they clothed him with purple. And they folding a crown of thorns, put on him. and they clothed him with purple, and they platted a crown of thorns and crowned him withal, And clad him with purple, and platted a crown of thorns, & put it about his head, And they clothed him with purple, and platted a crown of thorns, and put it about his head,
15:18 And began to greet him, saying, Hail, king of Jews. And began to salute him: hail king of the Jews. And began to salute him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews. And began to salute him, Hail King of the Jews.
15:19 And they smote his head with a reed, and spat on him; and putting their knees, worshipped him. And they smote him on the head with a reed, and spat upon him, and kneeled down and worshipped him. And they smote him on the head with a reed, and spat upon him, and bowed the knees, & did him reverence. And they smote him on the head with a reed, and did spit upon him, and bowing their knees, worshipped him.
15:20 And after that they had scorned him, they unclothed him from purple, and clothed him with his clothes, and led out him, to crucify him. And when they had mocked him, they took the purple off him, and put his own clothes on him, and led him out, to crucify him. And when they had mocked him, they took the purple off him, and put his own clothes on him, and led him out to crucify him. And when they had mocked him, they took off the purple from him, and put his own clothes on him, and led him out to crucify him.
15:21 And they constrained some man passing forth, Simon of Cyrene, coming from the town, the father of Alexander and Rufus, that he should take his cross. And they compelled one that passed by called Simon of cerene (which came out of the field, and was father of Alexander and Rufus) to bear his cross. And they compelled one that passed by, called Simon of Cyrene (which came out of the country, and was father of Alexander and Rufus) to bear his cross. And they compel one Simon a Cyrenian, who passed by, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his Cross.
15:22 And they led him into the place of Golgatha, that is interpreted, the place of Calvary. And they brought him to a place named Golgotha (which is by interpretation, the place of dead men’s skulls) And they brought him to a place named Golgotha, which is by interpretation, the place of dead men’s skulls. And they bring him unto the place Golgotha, which is, being interpreted, the place of a skull.
15:23 And they gave him to drink wine meddled with myrrh, and he took not. and they gave him to drink wine mingled with myrrh, but he received it not. And they gave him to drink wine mingled with myrrh: but he received it not. And they gave him to drink, wine mingled with myrrh: but he received it not.
15:24 And they crucified him, and parted his clothes, sending lot on them, who should take what. And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lots for them, what every man should have. And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lots for them, what every man should have. And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lots upon them, what every man should take.
15:25 And it was the third hour, and they crucified him. And it was about the third hour, and they crucified him. And it was the third hour, when they crucified him. And it was the third hour, and they crucified him.
15:26 And the title of his cause was written, King of Jews. And the title of the cause of his death was written, The king of the jews. And the title of his cause was written above, THE KING OF THE JEWS. And the superscription of his accusation was written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.
15:27 And they crucified with him two thieves, one on his right half, and one on his left half. And they crucified with him two thieves: the one on his right hand, and the other on his left hand. They crucified also with him two thieves, the one on the right hand, and the other on his left. And with him they crucify two thieves, the one on his right hand, and the other on his left.
15:28 And the scripture was fulfilled that saith, And he is areckoned with wicked men. And the scripture was fulfilled, which saith: and he was counted among the wicked. Thus the Scripture was fulfilled, which saith, And he was counted among the wicked. And the scripture was fulfilled, which saith, And he was numbered with the transgressors.
15:29 And as they passed forth, they blasphemed him, moving their heads, and saying, Fie! thou that destroyest the temple of God, and in three days buildest it again; And they that went by, railed on him: wagging their heads, and saying: A wretch, that destroyest the temple and buildest it in three days. And they that went by, railed on him, wagging their heads, & saying, Hey, thou that destroyest the Temple, & buildest it in three days, And they that passed by, railed on him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah thou that destroyest the Temple, and buildest it in three days,
15:30 come adown from the cross, and make thyself safe. Save thyself, and come down from the cross. Save thyself, and come down from the cross. Save thyself, and come down from the Cross.
15:31 In like manner and the highest priests scorning him, each to other, with the scribes, said, Others he made safe, himself he may not make safe. Likewise also mocked him the high priests among themselves with the scribes, and said: He saved other men, himself he cannot save. Likewise also even the high Priests mocking, said among themselves with the Scribes, He saved other men, himself he cannot save. Likewise also the chief Priests mocking, said among themselves with the Scribes, He saved others, himself he cannot save.
15:32 Christ, the king of Israel, come down now from the cross, that we see, and believe. And they that were crucified with him, put wrong to him. Let Christ the king of Israel now descend from the cross, that we may see and believe. And they that were crucified with him, checked him also. Let Christ the King of Israel now come down from the cross, that we may see, and believe. They also that were crucified with him, reviled him. Let Christ the King of Israel descend now from the Cross, that we may see and believe: And they that were crucified with him, reviled him.
15:33 And when the sixth hour was come, darknesses were made upon all the earth till unto the ninth hour. And when the sixth hour was come, darkness arose over all the earth, until the ninth hour. Now when the sixth hour was come, darkness arose over all the land until the ninth hour. And when the sixth hour was come, there was darkness over the whole land, until the ninth hour.
15:34 And in the ninth hour Jesus cried with a great voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani, the which is interpreted, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? And at the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying: Eloi, Eloi, lama sabaththani, which is if it be interpreted: my god, my god, why hast thou forsaken me? And at the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lama-sabachthani? which is by interpretation, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? And at the ninth hour, Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lamasabachthani? which is, being interpreted, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?
15:35 And some of the men that stood about heard, and said, Lo! he calleth Elias. And some of them that stood by when they heard that said: behold he calleth for Helias. And some of them that stood by, when they heard it, said, Behold, he calleth Elias. And some of them that stood by, when they heard it, said, Behold, he calleth Elias.
15:36 And one ran, and filled a sponge with vinegar, and putted about to a reed, and gave him to drink, saying, Suffer ye, see we, if Elias come to do him down. And one ran, and filled a sponge full of vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave it him to drink, saying: let him alone, let us see whether Helias will come and take him down. And one ran, and filled a sponge full of vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink, saying, Let him alone: let us see if Elias will come and take him down. And one ran, and filled a spunge full of vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink, saying, Let alone, let us see whether Elias will come to take him down.
15:37 Forsooth Jesus, a great voice sent out, died. But Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave up the ghost. And Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave up the ghost. And Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave up the ghost.
15:38 And the veil of the temple was cut into twain from the highest, till to down. And the veil of the temple did rent in two parts, from the top to the bottom. And the veil of the Temple was rent in twain, from the top to the bottom. And the veil of the Temple was rent in twain, from the top to the bottom.
15:39 But the centurion that stood over against saw, that he so crying had died, and said, Verily, this man was the Son of God. And the under captain which stood before him saw that he so cried and gave up the ghost, and he said: truly this man was the son of god. Now when the Centurion, which stood over against him, saw that he thus crying gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God. And when the Centurion which stood over against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God.
15:40 And there were also women beholding from afar, among which was Mary Magdalene, and Mary, the mother of James the less, and Joseph, and Salome. There were also women a good way off beholding him, among whom was Mary magdalen, and Mary the mother of James the little and of Joses, and Mary Salome. There were also women, which beheld afar off, among whom was Marie Magdalene, and Marie (the mother of James the less, and of Joses) and Salome, There were also women looking on afar off, among whom was Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the less, and of Joses, and Salome:
15:41 And when Jesus was in Galilee, they followed him, and ministered to him, and many other women, which had ascended together with him to Jerusalem. which also when he was in galile, followed him, and ministered unto him, and many other women which came up with him to hierusalem. Which also when he was in Galile, followed him and ministered unto him, and many other women which came up with him unto Jerusalem. Who also when he was in Galilee, followed him, and ministered unto him, and many other women which came up with him unto Hierusalem.
15:42 And when even was now made, for it was the making ready, which is before the sabbath, And now when night was come (because it was the even that goeth before the sabbath) And now when night was come (because it was the day of the preparation that is before the Sabbath) And now when the even was come, (because it was the Preparation, that is, the day before the Sabbath)
15:43 Joseph of Arimathaea, a noble decurion, came, which also he was abiding the realm of God; and boldly he entered in to Pilate, and asked the body of Jesus. Joseph of arimathia a noble senatour (which also looked for the kingdom of god) came And went boldly unto Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus, Joseph of Arimathea, an honorable Counsellour, which also looked for the kingdom of God, came, & went in boldly unto Pilate, and asked the body of Jesus. Joseph of Arimathea, an honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.
15:44 Forsooth Pilate wondered, if he had now died. And when the centurion was called, he asked him, if he were now dead; Pilate marvelled that he was already dead and called unto him the under captain, and asked of him, whether he had been any while dead. And Pilate marvelled, if he were already dead, and called unto him the Centurion, and asked of him whether he had been any while dead. And Pilate marvelled if he were already dead, and calling unto him the Centurion, he asked him whether he had been any while dead.
15:45 and when he knew of the centurion, he gave the body of Jesus to Joseph. And when he knew the truth of the under captain, he gave the body to Joseph. And when he knew the truth of the Centurion, he gave the body to Joseph, And when he knew it of the Centurion, he gave the body to Joseph.
15:46 Soothly Joseph buying sendal, and doing him down, wrapped him in the linen cloth, and put him in a new sepulchre that was hewn in a stone, and wallowed a stone to the door of the sepulchre. And he bought a linen cloth, and took him down and wrapped him in the linen cloth, and laid him in a tomb, that was hewn out of the rock. And rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre. Who bought a linen cloth, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen cloth, and laid him in a tomb that was hewn out of a rock, & rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre: And he bought fine linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre, which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre.
15:47 And Mary Magdalene and Mary of Joseph beheld, where he was laid. And Mary magdalen and Mary Jose beheld where he was laid. And Marie Magdalene, and Marie Joses’ mother beheld where he should be laid. And Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of Joses beheld where he was laid.
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