John 18:31 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]John 18:31, NIV: Pilate said, 'Take him yourselves and judge him by your own law.' 'But we have no right to execute anyone,' they objected.
John 18:31, ESV: Pilate said to them, “Take him yourselves and judge him by your own law.” The Jews said to him, “It is not lawful for us to put anyone to death.”
John 18:31, KJV: Then said Pilate unto them, Take ye him, and judge him according to your law. The Jews therefore said unto him, It is not lawful for us to put any man to death:
John 18:31, NASB: So Pilate said to them, 'Take Him yourselves, and judge Him according to your law.' The Jews said to him, 'We are not permitted to put anyone to death.'
John 18:31, NLT: 'Then take him away and judge him by your own law,' Pilate told them. 'Only the Romans are permitted to execute someone,' the Jewish leaders replied.
John 18:31, CSB: Pilate told them, "You take him and judge him according to your law.""It's not legal for us to put anyone to death," the Jews declared.