24 “Let’s not tear it,” they said to one another. “Let’s decide by lot who will get it.”

This happened that the scripture might be fulfilled(A) that said,

“They divided my clothes among them
    and cast lots for my garment.”[a](B)

So this is what the soldiers did.

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  1. John 19:24 Psalm 22:18
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24 They said therefore among themselves, Let us not rend it, but cast lots for it, whose it shall be: that the scripture might be fulfilled, which saith, They parted my raiment among them, and for my vesture they did cast lots. These things therefore the soldiers did.

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36 These things happened so that the scripture would be fulfilled:(A) “Not one of his bones will be broken,”[a](B)

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  1. John 19:36 Exodus 12:46; Num. 9:12; Psalm 34:20
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36 For these things were done, that the scripture should be fulfilled, A bone of him shall not be broken.

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37 and, as another scripture says, “They will look on the one they have pierced.”[a](A)

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  1. John 19:37 Zech. 12:10
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37 And again another scripture saith, They shall look on him whom they pierced.

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22 All this took place to fulfill(A) what the Lord had said through the prophet:

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22 Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying,

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