John 19:8

“When Pilate therefore heard that saying, he was the more afraid;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When Pilate therefore heard that saying, he was the more afraid,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore when Pilate heard this statement, he was {even} more afraid;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When Pilate therefore heard this saying, he was the more afraid;
- American Standard Version (1901)

When this saying came to Pilate's ears his fear became greater;
- Basic English Bible

When Pilate therefore heard this word, he was the rather afraid,
- Darby Bible

When Pilate therefore heard that saying, he was the more afraid;
- Webster's Bible

More alarmed than ever, Pilate no sooner heard these words than he re-entered the Praetorium and began to question Jesus.
- Weymouth Bible

When therefore Pilate heard this saying, he was more afraid.
- World English Bible

Therfor whanne Pilat hadde herd this word, he dredde the more.
- Wycliffe Bible

When, therefore, Pilate heard this word, he was the more afraid,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 19:8


19:8 He was the more afraid - He seems to have been afraid before of shedding innocent blood.


Discussion for John 19:8

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