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.
Then the captain with the officers went and brought them without violence, for they feared being stoned by the people.
But when they sought to lay hands on him, they feared the multitude because they held him as a prophet.
But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar among the people.
And he taught daily in the temple. But the princes of the priests and the scribes and the principals of the people sought to kill him
But and if we say, Of men, all the people will stone us; for they are certain that John was a prophet.
And the princes of the priests and scribes sought how they might kill him, but they feared the people.
Then Peter said, Silver and gold have I none, but such as I have I give thee: in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth rise up and walk.
And when the demon was cast out, the dumb man spoke; and the multitude marvelled, saying, Such a thing has never been seen in Israel.
insomuch that the multitude wondered when they saw the dumb to speak, the maimed to be whole, the lame to walk, and the blind to see, and they glorified the God of Israel.
And they were all amazed, and they glorified God and were filled with fear, saying, We have seen marvels today.
And as he said these things, all his adversaries were ashamed, but all the people rejoiced for all the glorious things that were done by him.
For this cause the multitude also met him, for they had heard that he had done this sign.
And when it was day, the magistrates sent the sergeants, saying, Let those men go.