Luke 23:16

“I will therefore chastise him, and release him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I will therefore chastise him, and release him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Therefore I will punish Him and release Him."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will therefore chastise him, and release him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And so I will give him punishment and let him go.
- Basic English Bible

Having chastised him therefore, I will release him.
- Darby Bible

I will therefore chastise him, and release him.
- Webster's Bible

I will therefore give him a light punishment and release him."
- Weymouth Bible

I will therefore chastise him and release him."
- World English Bible

And therfor Y schal amende hym, and delyuere hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

having chastised, therefore, I will release him,'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 23:16


23:16 I will therefore chastise him - Here Pilate began to give ground, which only encouraged them to press on. #Mt 27:15|; Mr 15:6; Joh 18:39.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 23:16


Lu 23:16 I will therefore chastise him. This was an effort to make a compromise. To gratify and save the pride of the Sanhedrin he will chastise an innocent man and then let him go.

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