Luke 23:9
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New Living Translation
He asked Jesus question after question, but Jesus refused to answer.

King James Bible
Then he questioned with him in many words; but he answered him nothing.

Darby Bible Translation
and he questioned him in many words, but he answered him nothing.

World English Bible
He questioned him with many words, but he gave no answers.

Young's Literal Translation
and was questioning him in many words, and he answered him nothing.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

23:9 He questioned him - Probably concerning the miracles which were reported to have been wrought by him.

Luke 23:9 Parallel Commentaries

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The Second Word
"Verily I say unto thee, To-day thou shall be with Me in Paradise." ST. LUKE XXIII. 43. We judge of any power by the results which it effects. We gain some knowledge of the power of steam by its capacity to drive a huge mass of steel and wood weighing twenty thousand tons through the water at the rate of twenty knots an hour. There we have some standard by which we can gauge the force which sends our earth round the sun at twenty-five miles a second, or that which propels a whole solar system through
J. H. Beibitz—Gloria Crucis

The Seventh Word
"Father, into Thy hands I commend My spirit." ST. LUKE XXIII. 46. The consummation of sacrifice, the union of the human will with the Divine, leads to the perfect rest in God. 1. We have tried to deal with the Seven Words as constituting a revelation of the Divine Sonship of humanity. From this point of view it is significant that the first and the last begin, like the Lord's Prayer, with a direct address to the Father. The service of the Christian man is that of a son in his father's house, of
J. H. Beibitz—Gloria Crucis

March the Twenty-Seventh the Silence of Jesus
"He answered him nothing!" --LUKE xxiii. 1-12. And yet, "Ask, and it shall be given you!" Yes, but everything depends upon the asking. Even in the realm of music there is a rudeness of approach which leaves true music silent. Whether the genius of music is to answer us or not depends upon our "touch." Herod's "touch" was wrong, and there was no response. Herod was flippant, and the Eternal was dumb. And I, too, may question a silent Lord. In the spiritual realm an idle curiosity is never permitted
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

The Saviour's Last Hours.
(Preached on Good Friday.) "Praise and thanks be to Him who lifted up the Saviour on the cross as the bringer of salvation, that thereby He might glorify Him with heavenly glory! Praise and honour be to Him who by His obedience even unto death has become the Author of our faith, that so He may be able, as a faithful high-priest, to represent before God those whom He is not ashamed to call His brethren. Amen." TEXT: LUKE xxiii. 44-49. THE habit of expecting to find great events accompanied by strange
Friedrich Schleiermacher—Selected Sermons of Schleiermacher

Cross References
Isaiah 53:7
He was oppressed and treated harshly, yet he never said a word. He was led like a lamb to the slaughter. And as a sheep is silent before the shearers, he did not open his mouth.

Matthew 27:12
But when the leading priests and the elders made their accusations against him, Jesus remained silent.

Matthew 27:14
But Jesus made no response to any of the charges, much to the governor's surprise.

Mark 15:5
But Jesus said nothing, much to Pilate's surprise.

Luke 23:10
Meanwhile, the leading priests and the teachers of religious law stood there shouting their accusations.

John 19:9
He took Jesus back into the headquarters again and asked him, "Where are you from?" But Jesus gave no answer.

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