New International Version
The centurion, seeing what had happened, praised God and said, "Surely this was a righteous man."
King James Bible
Now when the centurion saw what was done, he glorified God, saying, Certainly this was a righteous man.
Darby Bible Translation
Now the centurion, seeing what took place, glorified God, saying, In very deed this man was just.
World English Bible
When the centurion saw what was done, he glorified God, saying, "Certainly this was a righteous man."
Young's Literal Translation
And the centurion having seen what was done, did glorify God, saying, 'Really this man was righteous;'
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Into thy hands I commend my spirit - Or, I will commit my spirit - I deposit my soul in thy hands. Another proof of the immateriality of the soul, and of its separate existence when the body is dead.
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'Then Herod questioned with Him in many words; but He answered him nothing.'--LUKE xxiii. 9. Four Herods play their parts in the New Testament story. The first of them is the grim old tiger who slew the infants at Bethlehem, and soon after died. This Herod is the second--a cub of the litter, with his father's ferocity and lust, but without his force. The third is the Herod of the earlier part of the Acts of the Apostles, a grandson of the old man, who dipped his hands in the blood of one Apostle, …
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When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe; and they praised God, who had given such authority to man.
At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split
When the centurion and those with him who were guarding Jesus saw the earthquake and all that had happened, they were terrified, and exclaimed, "Surely he was the Son of God!"
And when the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, saw how he died, he said, "Surely this man was the Son of God!"
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