Luke 23:11

“And Herod with his men of war set him at nought, and mocked him, and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to Pilate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Herod with his men of warre set him at naught, and mocked him, and arayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him againe to Pilate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Herod with his soldiers, after treating Him with contempt and mocking Him, dressed Him in a gorgeous robe and sent Him back to Pilate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Herod with his soldiers set him at nought, and mocked him, and arraying him in gorgeous apparel sent him back to Pilate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Herod, with the men of his army, put shame on him and made sport of him, and dressing him in shining robes, he sent him back to Pilate.
- Basic English Bible

And Herod with his troops having set him at nought and mocked him, having put a splendid robe upon him, sent him back to Pilate.
- Darby Bible

And Herod with his troops set him at naught, and mocked him, and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to Pilate.
- Webster's Bible

Then, laughing to scorn the claims of Jesus, Herod (and his soldiers with him) made sport of Him, dressed Him in a gorgeous costume, and sent Him back to Pilate.
- Weymouth Bible

Herod with his soldiers humiliated him and mocked him. Dressing him in luxurious clothing, they sent him back to Pilate.
- World English Bible

But Eroude with his oost dispiside hym, and scornede hym, and clothide with a white cloth, and sente hym ayen to Pilat.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Herod with his soldiers having set him at nought, and having mocked, having put around him gorgeous apparel, did send him back to Pilate,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 23:11


23:11 Herod set him at nought - Probably judging him to be a fool, because he answered nothing. In a splendid robe - In royal apparel; intimating that he feared nothing from this king.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 23:11


Lu 23:11 Herod . . . mocked [him]. Pilate was a better man than Herod. Though he yielded weakly to the clamor, he was not a trifler.

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