The inscription 1 of the charge against him read, “The king of the Jews.”
The written notice of the charge against him read: THE KING OF THE JEWS.
The inscription of the charge against Him read, "THE KING OF THE JEWS."
A signboard was fastened to the cross above Jesus’ head, announcing the charge against him. It read: "The King of the Jews."
The charge against him--THE KING OF THE JEWS--was printed on a poster.
And the statement of his crime was put in writing on the cross, THE KING OF THE JEWS.
The inscription of the charge against him read, "The King of the Jews."
And the inscription of His accusation was written above: THE KING OF THE JEWS.
OF THE JEWS
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1 sn Mention of the inscription is an important detail, because the inscription would normally give the reason for the execution. It shows that Jesus was executed for claiming to be a king. It was also probably written with irony from the executioners’ point of view.