Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If we let him thus alone, all men will believe on him: and the Romans shall come and take away both our place and nation.
Saying, Did not we strictly command you that you should not teach in this name? and, behold, you have filled Jerusalem with your doctrine, and intend to bring this man's blood upon us.
A nation of fierce countenance, which shall not regard the person of the old, nor show favor to the young:
And after threescore and two weeks shall Messiah be cut off, but not for himself: and the people of the prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; and its end shall be with a flood, and unto the end of the war desolations are determined.
Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, and against the man that is close to me, says the LORD of hosts: strike the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered: and I will turn my hand against the little ones.
Behold, the day of the LORD comes, and your spoil shall be divided in the midst of you.
When the lord therefore of the vineyard comes, what will he do unto those tenants?
But when the king heard thereof, he was angry: and he sent forth his armies, and destroyed those murderers, and burned up their city.
That upon you may come all the righteous blood shed upon the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel unto the blood of Zachariah son of Barachiah, whom you slew between the temple and the altar.
Then answered all the people, and said, His blood be on us, and on our children.
And when he came near, he beheld the city, and wept over it,
And when you shall see Jerusalem surrounded with armies, then know that its desolation is near.
But Jesus turning unto them said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves, and for your children.
You have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you, says the Lord GOD.
Nor consider that it is expedient for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not.
Because that by reason of him many of the Jews went away, and believed on Jesus.
And they troubled the people and the rulers of the city, when they heard these things.