Now as they were speaking to the people, the priests, the commander of the temple police, and the Sadducees confronted them,
Then the commander went with the temple police and brought them in without force, because they were afraid the people might stone them.
and its prosperity will never end.
He will reign on the throne of David
and over his kingdom,
to establish and sustain it
with justice and righteousness from now on and forever.
The zeal of the Lord of Hosts will accomplish this.
And who has the arm of the Lord
As you were watching, a stone broke off without a hand touching it,
“In the days of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed,
You are to tell him: This is what the Lord of Hosts says: Here is a man whose name is Branch;
He went away and discussed with the chief priests and temple police
Then Jesus said to the chief priests, temple police, and the elders who had come for Him,
So the chief priests and the Pharisees convened the Sanhedrin
Then the Pharisees said to one another, “You see? You’ve accomplished nothing. Look—the world has gone after Him!”
They were all astounded and perplexed, saying to one another, “What could this be?”
saying, “What should we do with these men? For an obvious sign, evident to all who live in Jerusalem, has been done through them, and we cannot deny it!
After threatening them further, they released them. They found no way to punish them, because the people were all giving glory to God over what had been done;