Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Nor consider that it is expedient for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not.

Bible References

General references

John 11:48
If we suffer Him to go on thus, all the people will believe on Him, and the Romans will come and destroy both our place and nation.
John 18:14
Now Caiaphas was he who had said in council to the Jews, that it was expedient that one man should die for the people.
John 19:12
Upon this Pilate sought to release Him; but the Jews cried out, saying, If thou release this man, thou art not Cesar's friend; for whosoever maketh himself a king, opposeth Cesar.
Luke 24:46
and said unto them, thus it is written, and thus it was necessary that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead on the third day;
Romans 3:8
and why may we not do evil that good may come?"---as we are injuriously charged, and as some affirm that we say; whose condemnation is just.