Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on John 11:55 in English Standard Version "Now the Passover of the Jews was at hand, and many went up from the country to Jerusalem before the Passover to purify themselves." 2Ch 30:17 For there were many in the assembly who had not consecrated themselves. Therefore the Levites had to slaughter the Passover lamb for everyone who was not clean, to consecrate it to the Lord. Lu 2:42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up according to custom. Joh 6:4 Now the Passover, the feast of the Jews, was at hand. Joh 18:28 Then they led Jesus from the house of Caiaphas to the governor’s headquarters. It was early morning. They themselves did not enter the governor’s headquarters, so that they would not be defiled, but could eat the Passover. Ac 21:24 take these men and purify yourself along with them and pay their expenses, so that they may shave their heads. Thus all will know that there is nothing in what they have been told about you, but that you yourself also live in observance of the law.