Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD, and against his anointed, saying,
Then assembled together the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders of the people, unto the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,
When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
After two days was the feast of the passover, and of unleavened bread: and the chief priests and the scribes sought how they might take him by craft, and put him to death.
And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people.
And it came to pass on the next day, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes,
And when they heard that, they entered into the temple early in the morning, and taught. But the high priest came, and they that were with him, and called the council together, and all the senate of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to have them brought.
The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Do you see how you can do nothing? behold, the world is gone after him.
Saying, What shall we do to these men? for that indeed a notable miracle has been done by them is manifest to all them that dwell in Jerusalem; and we cannot deny it.
Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these things, they were perplexed of what might come of this.