Jesus Is Mocked16 aAnd the soldiers led him away inside bthe palace (that is, cthe governor’s headquarters), ▼
▼Greek the praetoriumand they called together the whole ebattalion. ▼
▼Greek cohort; a tenth of a Roman legion, usually about 600 men17And they clothed him in ga purple cloak, and twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on him. 18And they began to salute him, h“Hail, King of the Jews!” 19And they were striking his head with a reed and ispitting on him and jkneeling down in homage to him.
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