Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied and grew. And they were grieved because of the children of Israel.
But the more, etc
And his people were greatly increased, and became stronger than those who were against them.
Wisdom and knowledge and wise suggestions are of no use against the Lord.
And we are conscious that all things are working together for good to those who have love for God, and have been marked out by his purpose.
For the Lord sends punishment on his loved ones; everyone whom he takes as his son has experience of his rod.
And he said to his people, See, the people of Israel are greater in number and in power than we are:
For wrath is the cause of death to the foolish, and he who has no wisdom comes to his end through passion.
Wrath is cruel, and angry feeling an overflowing stream; but who does not give way before envy?
Then the Pharisees said one to another, You see, you are unable to do anything: the world has gone after him.
Being greatly troubled because they were teaching the people and preaching Jesus as an example of the coming back from the dead.
We gave you very clear orders not to give teaching in this name: and now Jerusalem is full of your teaching, and you are attempting to make us responsible for this man's death.
A king's glory is in the number of his people: and for need of people a ruler may come to destruction.