14:10 Then 1 Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve, went to the chief priests to betray Jesus into their hands. 2 14:11 When they heard this, they were delighted 3 and promised to give him money. 4 So 5 Judas 6 began looking for an opportunity to betray him.
1 tn Here καί (kai) has been translated as “then” to indicate the implied sequence of events within the narrative.
2 tn Grk “betray him to them”; the referent (Jesus) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
3 sn The leaders were delighted when Judas contacted them about betraying Jesus, because it gave them the opportunity they had been looking for, and they could later claim that Jesus had been betrayed by one of his own disciples.
5 tn Here καί (kai) has been translated as “so” to indicate the implied result of previous action(s) in the narrative.
6 tn Grk “he”; the referent (Judas) has been specified in the translation for clarity.