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And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them,
Annas the high priest was there, and Caiaphas and John and Alexander, and all who were of high-priestly descent.
The word of God kept on spreading; and the number of the disciples continued to increase greatly in Jerusalem, and a great many of the priests were becoming obedient to the faith.
Then the chief priests and the elders of the people were gathered together in the court of the high priest, named Caiaphas;
Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;
Remember the word that I said to you, ‘ A slave is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you; if they kept My word, they will keep yours also.
Judas then, having received the Roman cohort and officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, *came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.
the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests heard these words, they were greatly perplexed about them as to what would come of this.
2 Chronicles 23:4
This is the thing which you shall do: one third of you, of the priests and Levites
who come in on the sabbath, shall be gatekeepers,
And he went away and discussed with the chief priests and
officers how he might betray Him to them.