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Then the chief priests and the elders of the people gathered in the palace of the high priest, whose name was Caiaphas,
Then they led Jesus from the house of Caiaphas to the governor’s headquarters. It was early morning. They themselves did not enter the governor’s headquarters, so that they would not be defiled, but could eat the Passover.
So Pilate entered his headquarters again and called Jesus and said to him, “Are you the King of the Jews?”
He entered his headquarters again and said to Jesus, “Where are you from?” But Jesus gave him no answer.
he said, “I will give you a hearing when your accusers arrive.” And he commanded him to be guarded in Herod’s praetorium.
so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and to all the rest that my imprisonment is for Christ.
At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort,
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