John 18:28

Jesus before Pilate

28 Then a they took Jesus from Caiaphas to the governor’s
headquarters /palace: The Latin word Praetorium was used by Greek writers for the residence of the Roman governor; it may also refer to military headquarters, the imperial court, or the emperor's guard.
headquarters. c It was early morning. They did not enter the headquarters themselves; otherwise they would be defiled and unable to eat the
Passover: The Israelite festival celebrated on the fourteenth day of the first month in the early spring. It was a celebration of the deliverance of the Israelites from Egypt, commemorating the final plague on Egypt when the firstborn were killed.

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