Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then stood there up one in the council, a Pharisee, named Gamaliel, a doctor of the law, had in reputation among all the people, and commanded to put the apostles forth a little space;
And when he had so said, there arose a dissension between the Pharisees and Sadducees; and the assembly was divided.
Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee: The residue of wrath shalt thou gird upon thee.
Nicodemus saith unto them (he that came to him before, being one of them),
I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city, at the feet of Gamaliel, instructed according to the strict manner of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God, even as ye all are this day:
And it came to pass, after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the teachers, both hearing them, and asking them questions:
And it came to pass on one of those days, that he was teaching; and there were Pharisees and doctors of the law sitting by, who were come out of every village of Galilee and Judaea and Jerusalem: and the power of the Lord was with him to heal.
But when they had commanded them to go aside out of the council, they conferred among themselves,
Then said the princes and all the people unto the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he hath spoken to us in the name of Jehovah our God.
And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave much money unto the soldiers,