Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If we let him thus alone, all men will believe on him: and the Romans will come and take away both our place and our nation.
Now Caiaphas was he that gave counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient that one man should die for the people.
Upon this Pilate sought to release him: but the Jews cried out, saying, If thou release this man, thou art not Caesar's friend: every one that maketh himself a king speaketh against Caesar.
and he said unto them, Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead the third day;
and why not (as we are slanderously reported, and as some affirm that we say), Let us do evil, that good may come? whose condemnation is just.