They bound him, led him away and handed him over to Pilate, the governor.
and they bound Him, and led Him away and delivered Him to Pilate the governor.
Then they bound him and took him to Pilate, the Roman governor.
Then they tied him up and paraded him to Pilate, the governor.
And they put cords on him and took him away, and gave him up to Pilate, the ruler.
They bound him, led him away, and handed him over to Pilate the governor.
And when they had bound Him, they led Him away and delivered Him to Pontius Pilate the governor.
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1 tn Here καί (kai) has not been translated.
2 tc Most
3 sn The Jews most assuredly wanted to put Jesus to death, but they lacked the authority to do so. For this reason they handed him over to Pilate in hopes of securing a death sentence. The Romans kept close control of the death penalty in conquered territories to prevent it from being used to execute Roman sympathizers.