Luke 23:7

“And as soon as he knew that he belonged unto Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who himself also was at Jerusalem at that time.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And assoone as he knew that hee belonged vnto Herods iurisdiction, hee sent him to Herode, who himselfe also was at Hierusalem at that time.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And when he learned that He belonged to Herod's jurisdiction, he sent Him to Herod, who himself also was in Jerusalem at that time.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when he knew that he was of Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him unto Herod, who himself also was at Jerusalem in these days.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when he saw that he was under the authority of Herod, he sent him to Herod, who was in Jerusalem himself at that time.
- Basic English Bible

and having learned that he was of Herod's jurisdiction, remitted him to Herod, who himself also was at Jerusalem in those days.
- Darby Bible

And as soon as he knew that he belonged to Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who himself was also at Jerusalem at that time.
- Webster's Bible

And learning that He belonged to Herod's jurisdiction he sent Him to Herod, for he too was in Jerusalem at that time.
- Weymouth Bible

When he found out that he was in Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who was also in Jerusalem during those days.
- World English Bible

And whanne he knewe that he was of the powere of Eroude, he sente hym to Eroude; which was at Jerusalem in tho daies.
- Wycliffe Bible

and having known that he is from the jurisdiction of Herod, he sent him back unto Herod, he being also in Jerusalem in those days.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 23:7


23:7 He sent him to Herod - As his proper judge.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 23:7


Lu 23:7 He sent him to Herod. Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee. The Jews in their clamor against Pilate's decision declared that Jesus was of Galilee; so he thought to get out of his difficulty by turning Jesus over to Herod, who was now in Jerusalem to attend the passover.

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