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Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Barabbas?
The definition and outline of Barabbas is as follows: According to
the New Testament he was the robber released by Pontius Pilate at the Passover feast in
Jerusalem, in preference to Jesus.
Biography, Facts and
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provides a concise biography with facts and information about Barabbas:
A notorious robber whom Pilate proposed to condemn to death instead
of Jesus, whom he wished to release, in accordance with the Roman
custom (John 18:40; Mark 15:7; Luke 23:19). But the Jews were so
bent on the death of Jesus that they demanded that Barabbas should
be pardoned (Matthew 27:16-26; Acts 3:14). This Pilate did.
We have selected Barabbas as one of the most important people and
character from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline
of this famous person.
Much of the information is taken from
the classic reference books including
Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
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