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Trials

The New Unger's Bible Handbook, Merrill F. Unger, Revised by Gary N. Larson, Moody Press, Chicago, 1984, p. 419

Trial

Scripture

Judge

Decision

Religious

Jewish

First

Jn 18:12-14

Annas

Go signal given to liquidate Jesus

Second

Mt 26:57-68

Caiaphas

Death sentence, charge of blasphemy

Third

Mt 27:1-2

Sanhedrin

Death sentence made legal

Civil

Roman

Fourth

Jn 18:28-38

Pilate

Not guilty

Fifth

Lk 23:6-12

Herod

Not guilty

Sixth

Jn 18:39-19:6

Pilate

Not guilty, but turned over to the Jews