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him, and let him go.
LUK 23:23 And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he
might be crucified. And the voices of them and of the chief priests
LUK 23:24 And Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they required.
LUK 23:25 And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder
was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to
LUK 23:26 And as they led him away, they laid hold upon one Simon, a
Cyrenian, coming out of the country, and on him they laid the cross,
that he might bear it after Jesus.
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