Bible: Matthew 27:1-5

Jesus Brought Before Pilate

27:1 When 1  it was early in the morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people plotted against Jesus to execute him. 27:2 They 2  tied him up, led him away, and handed him over to Pilate 3  the governor. 4 

Judas’ Suicide

27:3 Now when 5  Judas, who had betrayed him, saw that Jesus 6  had been condemned, he regretted what he had done and returned the thirty silver coins to the chief priests and the elders, 27:4 saying, “I have sinned by betraying innocent blood!” But they said, “What is that to us? You take care of it yourself! 27:5 So 7  Judas threw the silver coins into the temple and left. Then he went out and hanged himself.

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