Matthew 27:28

“And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They stripped Him and put a scarlet robe on Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they took off his clothing, and put on him a red robe.
- Basic English Bible

and having taken off his garment, put on him a scarlet cloak;
- Darby Bible

And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe.
- Webster's Bible

Stripping off His garments, they put on Him a general's short crimson cloak.
- Weymouth Bible

They stripped him, and put a scarlet robe on him.
- World English Bible

And thei vnclothiden hym, and diden aboute hym a reed mantil;
- Wycliffe Bible

and having unclothed him, they put around him a crimson cloak,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 27:28


27:28 They put on him a scarlet robe - Such as kings and generals wore; probably an old tattered one.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 27:28


Mt 27:28 They stripped him. His clothing, stripped off at the scourging, had been replaced, but was now removed to wrap him in a mock royal mantle. Scarlet or purple were the royal colors.

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