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35 The people stood watching. The rulers were ridiculing him, saying, “He saved others. Let him save himself, if this is the Christ of God, the Chosen One!”

36 The soldiers also made fun of him. Coming up to him, they offered him sour wine, 37 saying, “If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!”

38 There was also an inscription written above him: “This is the King of the Jews.”

39 One of the criminals hanging there was blaspheming him, saying, “Aren’t you the Christ? Save yourself and us!”

40 But the other criminal rebuked him. “Don’t you fear God, since you are under the same condemnation? 41 We are punished justly, for we are receiving what we deserve for what we have done, but this man has done nothing wrong.” 42 Then he said, “Jesus, remember me[a] when you come in[b] your kingdom.”

43 Jesus said to him, “Amen I tell you: Today you will be with me in paradise.”

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  1. Luke 23:42 Some witnesses to the text read Then he said to Jesus, “Remember me, Lord. . ..”
  2. Luke 23:42 A few witnesses to the text read into.