After this man, Judas of Galilee rose up in the days of the census and drew away some people after him; he too perished, and all those who followed him were scattered.
Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus, that a census be taken of all the inhabited earth.
That the triumphing of the wicked is short,
And the joy of the godless momentary?
Behold, he travails with wickedness,
And he conceives mischief and brings forth falsehood.
The nations have sunk down in the pit which they have made;
In the net which they hid, their own foot has been caught.
Then Jesus *said to him, “Put your sword back into its place; for all those who take up the sword shall perish by the sword.
Now on the same occasion there were some present who reported to Him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices.