saying, “What shall we do with these men? For the fact that a noteworthy miracle has taken place through them is apparent to all who live in Jerusalem, and we cannot deny it.
While I was observing, behold, a male goat was coming from the west over the surface of the whole earth without touching the ground; and the goat had a conspicuous horn between his eyes.
Then the male goat magnified himself exceedingly. But as soon as he was mighty, the large horn was broken; and in its place there came up four conspicuous horns toward the four winds of heaven.
At that time they were holding a notorious prisoner, called Barabbas.
After looking around at them all, He said to him, “Stretch out your hand!” And he did so; and his hand was restored.
for I will give you utterance and wisdom which none of your opponents will be able to resist or refute.
Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees convened a council, and were saying, “What are we doing? For this man is performing many signs.
For this reason also the people went and met Him, because they heard that He had performed this sign.
And seizing him by the right hand, he raised him up; and immediately his feet and his ankles were strengthened.
But they were unable to cope with the wisdom and the Spirit with which he was speaking.