Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Perceive ye how ye prevail nothing? behold, the world is gone after him.
Therefore the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What are we doing? Because this man does many signs.
But when the chief priests and the scholars saw the wonderful things that he did, and the boys crying out in the temple and saying, Hosanna to the son of David, they were indignant,
And he was teaching daily in the temple. But the chief priests, and the scholars sought to destroy him, even the foremost men of the people.
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.
And having brought them, they placed them in the council. And the high priest demanded them,
And they came to John, and said to him, Rabbi, he who was with thee beyond the Jordan, about whom thou have testified, behold, this man immerses, and all men come to him.
so that they may all be one, just as thou, Father, are in me, and I in thee, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that thou sent me.
All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn to LORD, and all the kinfolk of the nations shall worship before thee.
Hear this, all ye peoples. Give ear, all ye inhabitants of the world,
In days to come Jacob shall take root; Israel shall blossom and bud. And they shall fill the face of the world with fruit.
And not having found them, they dragged Jason and some brothers to the city rulers, shouting, The men who have agitated the world, these are present here also,
1 John 2:2
And he is the atonement for our sins, and not for ours only, but also for the whole world.
They brought him to the Pharisees--the former blind man.