New Living Translation
"Friends, I realize that what you and your leaders did to Jesus was done in ignorance.
King James Bible
And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers.
Darby Bible Translation
And now, brethren, I know that ye did it in ignorance, as also your rulers;
World English Bible
"Now, brothers, I know that you did this in ignorance, as did also your rulers.
Young's Literal Translation
And now, brethren, I have known that through ignorance ye did it, as also your rulers;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:17 And now, brethren - A word full of courtesy and compassion, I know - He speaks to their heart, that through ignorance ye did it - which lessened, though it could not take away, the guilt. As did also your rulers - The prejudice lying from the authority of the chief priests and elders, he here removes, but with great tenderness. He does not call them our, but your rulers. For as the Jewish dispensation ceased at the death of Christ, consequently so did the authority of its rulers.
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Then Pilate called together the leading priests and other religious leaders, along with the people,
Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing." And the soldiers gambled for his clothes by throwing dice.
They will do all this to you because of me, for they have rejected the one who sent me.
This is because they have never known the Father or me.
The people in Jerusalem and their leaders did not recognize Jesus as the one the prophets had spoken about. Instead, they condemned him, and in doing this they fulfilled the prophets' words that are read every Sabbath.
The high priest and the whole council of elders can testify that this is so. For I received letters from them to our Jewish brothers in Damascus, authorizing me to bring the Christians from there to Jerusalem, in chains, to be punished.
"I used to believe that I ought to do everything I could to oppose the very name of Jesus the Nazarene.
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