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Does the Catholic Church teach that flogging was an additional punishment meted out to Jesus on the bonafide intervention of Pilate?

We read in Jn 18:38-40 and 19:1 the narrative prior to the Crucifixion of Jesus: "After he had said this, he went out to the Jews again and told them, “I find no case against him. But you have ...
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Why was the name of Pontius Pilate included in the Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed?

Why was the name of Pontius Pilate included in the Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed? Why was it important to mention his name in the creed? If only because of historicity, then wouldn't just a mention &...
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Do any Christian denominations consider Pontius Pilate as a saint?

Do any Christian denominations consider Pontius Pilate a recognized saint, either by canonization or through tradition?
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Are these Messages between Pontius Pilate and Herod real?

Are the messages between Pontius Pilate and Herod real or are there no real epistles found between Herod and Pilate? The source, here is the exact part that I am talking about: From Pilate to ...