Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when they saw him afar off, even before he came near unto them, they conspired against him to slay him.
1 Samuel 19:1
And Saul will speak to Jonathan his son, and to all his servants, to kill David. And Jonathan, Saul's son, delighted in David greatly:
For I heard the slander of many sojourning round about: in their sitting together against me they purposed to take away my soul
The unjust one meditated against the just, and gnashed upon him with his teeth.
They shall break in upon the soul of the just one, and they shall condemn innocent blood.
He turned their heart to hate his people, to act deceitfully with his servants.
For my love they will oppose me: and I for prayer.
And the farmers, seeing the son, said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and possess his inheritance.
And having been morning, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus, to kill him:
And these husbandmen said with themselves, That this is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be our's.
And after two days was the pascha, and the unleavened loaves: and the chief priests and scribes sought how, having taken him by fraud, they might kill.
And the farmers having seen him, reasoned to themselves, saying, This is the heir: come, let us kill him, that the inheritance be ours.
Then from that day they counselled together that they might kill him.
And it being day, certain of the Jews having made a condition, anathematized themselves, saying, neither to eat or drink till they kill Paul.
This adversary will embitter him, and the lords of the arrows will lie in wait.