Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then the high priest rose up, and all they that were with him, (which is the sect of the Sadducees,) and were filled with indignation,
The kings of the earth stood by, And the rulers assembled Against the Lord and against his Christ.'
Then the high priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the council, and they said, "What are we to do about the fact that this man is showing so many signs?
But the high priests planned to kill Lazarus also,
As they were talking in this way to the people, the high priests, the commander of the Temple, and the Sadducees came up to them,
Knowing that part of them were Sadducees and part of them Pharisees, Paul called out in the council, "Brothers, I am a Pharisee, and the son of Pharisees! It is for my hope for the resurrection of the dead that I am on trial!"
The patriarchs became jealous of Joseph and sold him into slavery in Egypt. But God was with him,
But when the Jews saw the crowd, they were very jealous, and they contradicted what Paul said and abused him.
This offended the Jews and they gathered some unprincipled loafers, formed a mob and started a riot in the town. They attacked Jason's house, to find them and bring them out among the people.
For he knew that they had handed him over to him out of envy.
envy, drunkenness, carousing, and the like. I warn you as I did before that people who do such things will have no share in the Kingdom of God.
But if you cherish bitter feelings of jealousy and rivalry in your hearts, do not pride yourselves on it and thus belie the truth.
Do you suppose the Scripture means nothing when it says, "He yearns jealously over the Spirit he has put in our hearts?"
1 Peter 2:1
Free yourselves, therefore, from all malice, deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of any kind,