John 19:5

“Then came Jesus forth, wearing the crown of thorns, and the purple robe. And Pilate saith unto them, Behold the man!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then came Iesus forth, wearing the crowne of thornes, and the purple robe: and Pilate saith vnto them, Behold the man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Jesus then came out, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe. {Pilate} *said to them, "Behold, the Man!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus therefore came out, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple garment. And `Pilate' saith unto them, Behold, the man!
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Jesus came out with the crown of thorns and the purple robe. And Pilate said to them, Here is the man!
- Basic English Bible

(Jesus therefore went forth without, wearing the crown of thorn, and the purple robe.) And he says to them, Behold the man!
- Darby Bible

Then Jesus came forth, wearing the crown of thorns, and the purple robe. And Pilate saith to them, Behold the man!
- Webster's Bible

So Jesus came out, wearing the wreath of thorns and the crimson cloak. And Pilate said to them, "See, there is the man."
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus therefore came out, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple garment. Pilate said to them, "Behold, the man!"
- World English Bible

And so Jhesus wente out, berynge a coroun of thornes, and a cloth of purpur. And he seith to hem, Lo! the man.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus, therefore, came forth without, bearing the thorny crown and the purple garment; and he saith to them, `Lo, the man!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for John 19:5


Joh 19:5 Behold the man! Jesus had been scourged, and then, bleeding and torn, was crowned with thorns and a purple robe thrown around him, and led out before the people. Pilate, it is probable, hoped to arouse pity.

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