Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What are we doing? Because this man does many signs.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees convened a council, and were saying, “What are we doing? For this man is performing many signs.

King James Version

Then gathered the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man doeth many miracles.

Holman Bible

So the chief priests and the Pharisees convened the Sanhedrin and said, “What are we going to do since this man does many signs?

International Standard Version

So the high priests and the Pharisees assembled the Council and said, "What are we going to do? This man is performing many signs.

American Standard Version

The chief priests therefore and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What do we? for this man doeth many signs.

Amplified

So the chief priests and Pharisees convened a council [of the leaders in Israel], and said, “What are we doing? For this man performs many signs (attesting miracles).

An Understandable Version

So, the leading priests and the Pharisees assembled the Council [Note: This was the Jewish governing body called "the Sanhedrin"] and said, "What should we do, for this man is performing many [miraculous] signs?

Anderson New Testament

Then the chief priests and the Pharisees called together the Sanhedrin, and said: What are we doing? For this man does many signs.

Bible in Basic English

Then the high priests and the Pharisees had a meeting and said, What are we doing? This man is doing a number of signs.

Common New Testament

Then the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, "What are we to do? For this man performs many signs.

Daniel Mace New Testament

upon this the chief priests and the Pharisees being assembled in council, said, what shall we do? for this man performs many miracles.

Darby Translation

The chief priests, therefore, and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.

Godbey New Testament

Then the chief priests and Pharisees assembled the Sanhedrin, and continued to say, What are we doing? because this man is doing many miracles.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then the high priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the council, and they said, "What are we to do about the fact that this man is showing so many signs?

John Wesley New Testament

Then the chief priests and elders assembled a council and said, What do we?

Julia Smith Translation

Then gathered together the chief priests and Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.

King James 2000

Then gathered the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many miracles.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the chief priests and the Pharisees called together the Sanhedrin and said, "What are we doing? For this man is performing many signs!

Modern King James verseion

Then the chief priests and Pharisees gathered a sanhedrin, and said, What can we do? For this man does many miracles.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then gathered the high priests and the Pharisees a council and said, "What do we? This man doeth many miracles.

Moffatt New Testament

whereupon the high priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the Sanhedrin. "Whatever is to be done?" they said. "The fellow is performing a number of Signs.

Montgomery New Testament

So the chief priests and Pharisees called a meeting of the Sanhedrin.

NET Bible

So the chief priests and the Pharisees called the council together and said, "What are we doing? For this man is performing many miraculous signs.

New Heart English Bible

The chief priests therefore and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, "What are we doing? For this man does many signs.

Noyes New Testament

Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What are we to do, seeing that this man worketh many signs?

Sawyer New Testament

Then the chief priests and Pharisees convened the Sanhedrim, and said, What do we accomplish? for this man performs many miracles.

The Emphasized Bible

The High-priests and Pharisees, therefore, brought together a high-council, and were saying - What are we to do, in that, this man, doeth, many signs?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The chief priests and Pharisees therefore called the sanhedrim together, and said, What are we about? for this man is doing many miracles.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Upon this the Chief Priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the High Council, and said: "What are we to do, now that this man is giving so many signs?

Webster

Then the chief priests and the Pharisees convened a council, and said, What do we? for this man performeth many miracles.

Weymouth New Testament

Therefore the High Priests and the Pharisees held a meeting of the Sanhedrin. "What steps are we taking?" they asked one another; "for this man is performing a great number of miracles.

Williams New Testament

So the high priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the council, and began to say, "What are we to do? For this man is certainly performing many wonder-works.

World English Bible

The chief priests therefore and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, "What are we doing? For this man does many signs.

Worrell New Testament

The high priests, therefore, and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, "What are we doing? because This Man is doing many signs.

Worsley New Testament

Therefore the chief priests and the pharisees held a council and said, What are we doing? for this man worketh many miracles.

Youngs Literal Translation

the chief priests, therefore, and the Pharisees, gathered together a sanhedrim, and said, 'What may we do? because this man doth many signs?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

συνάγω 
sunago 
Usage: 40

ἀρχιερεύς 
Archiereus 
Usage: 118

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

the Pharisees
Φαρισαῖος 
Pharisaios 
Usage: 80

συνέδριον 
sunedrion 
Usage: 19

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344

do we
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

References

Context Readings

The Jewish Leaders Plot To Kill Jesus

46 But some of them went away to the Pharisees, and told them what things Jesus did. 47 Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What are we doing? Because this man does many signs. 48 If we allow him this way, all men will believe in him, and the Romans will come and take away both our place and the nation.


Cross References

Matthew 26:3

Then the chief priests, and the scholars, and the elders of the people, assembled together to the courtyard of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,

Matthew 5:22

But I say to you, that every man who is angry at his brother without cause will be liable to the judgment, and whoever speaks an insult to his brother will be liable to the council, and whoever says, Foolish man, will be liable to

John 12:19

The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Do ye see that ye accomplish nothing. Behold, the world has gone after him.

Psalm 2:2-4

The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against LORD, and against his anointed, [saying],

Matthew 27:1-2

But having become morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people held consultation against Jesus in order to condemn him to death.

Mark 14:1

Now after two days was the Passover and the unleavened bread. And the chief priests and the scholars sought how, having take him with trickery, they might kill him,

Luke 22:2

And the chief priests and the scholars sought how they might kill him, for they feared the people.

John 2:11

This is the beginning of the signs Jesus did in Cana of Galilee, and he manifested his glory. And his disciples believed in him.

John 11:57

Now also the chief priests and the Pharisees had given commandment, that if any man knew where he is, he should disclose it, so that they might take him.

Acts 4:5-6

And it came to pass on the morrow, to be assembled in Jerusalem, their rulers, and elders, and scholars,

Acts 4:16-17

saying, What will we do to these men? For that indeed a notable sign has happened by them, is apparent to all who dwell in Jerusalem, and we cannot deny it.

Acts 4:27-28

For in truth, against thy holy Boy Jesus, whom thou anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, were gathered together,

Acts 5:21

And having heard, they entered into the temple at early morning, and taught. But the high priest having arrived, and those with him, they called the council together, and all the senate of the sons of Israel. And they sent to the p

Acts 5:24

Now when they heard these words, the high priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests, were perplexed about them, whatever this would become.

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