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 the Sadducees: and the multitude was divided.
Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee: the remainder of wrath shalt thou restrain.
Nicodemus saith unto them, (he that came to Jesus by night, being one of them,)
I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of the law of the fathers, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day.
And it came to pass, that after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking them questions.
And it came to pass on a certain day, as he was teaching, that there were Pharisees and doctors of the law sitting by, which were come out of every town of Galilee, and Judaea, and Jerusalem: and the power of the Lord was present to heal them.
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 to die: for he hath spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God.
And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave large money unto the soldiers,