Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for that which was done.
the captain went along with the officers and proceeded to bring them back without violence (for they were afraid of the people, that they might be stoned).
When they sought to seize Him, they
feared the people, because they considered Him to be a prophet.
But they were saying, “Not during the festival,
otherwise a riot might occur among the people.”
He was teaching daily in the temple; but the chief priests and the scribes and the leading men among the people were trying to destroy Him,
But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced that John was a
The chief priests and the scribes
were seeking how they might put Him to death; for they were afraid of the people.
But Peter said, “I do not possess silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you:
In the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene—walk!”
After the demon was cast out, the mute man spoke; and the crowds were amazed, and were saying, “
Nothing like this has ever been seen in Israel.”
So the crowd marveled as they saw the mute speaking, the crippled
restored, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing; and they glorified the God of Israel.
They were all struck with astonishment and began glorifying God; and they were filled with fear, saying, “We have seen remarkable things today.”
As He said this, all His opponents were being humiliated; and
the entire crowd was rejoicing over all the glorious things being done by Him.
For this reason also the people went and met Him, because they heard that He had performed this sign.
Now when day came, the chief magistrates sent their policemen, saying, “Release those men.”