Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Bring forth the one that has blasphemed outside the camp and let all that heard him lay their hands upon his head, and let all the congregation stone him.
1 Kings 21:10
and set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, Thou didst blaspheme God and the king. And then carry him out and stone him that he may die.
I and my Father are one.
Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath but also called God his own Father, making himself equal with God.
I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are sons of the most High.
Let every soul submit itself to the higher powers. For there is no power but of God, and the powers that be are ordained of God.
who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God,
Ye have heard the blasphemy: what think ye? And they all condemned him to be guilty of death.