Mark 15:16-19

Jesus Is Mocked

16 aAnd the soldiers led him away inside bthe palace (that is, cthe governor’s headquarters),
Greek  the praetorium
and they called together the whole ebattalion.
Greek cohort; a tenth of a Roman legion, usually about 600 men
17And 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, hHail, 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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