And they began to accuse him, saying, “We have found this man misleading our nation and forbidding us[a] to pay taxes to Caesar, and saying he himself is Christ, a king!” And Pilate asked him, saying, “Are you the king of the Jews?” And he answered him and[b] said, “You say so.” So Pilate said to the chief priests and the crowds, “I find no basis for an accusation against this man.”

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  1. Luke 23:2 Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  2. Luke 23:3 Here “and” is supplied because the previous participle (“answered”) has been translated as a finite verb