Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Perceive ye how ye prevail nothing? behold, the world is gone after him.
Then the high priests and the Pharisees had a meeting and said, What are we doing? This man is doing a number of signs.
But when the chief priests and the scribes saw the works of power which he did, and the children crying out in the Temple, Glory to the son of David, they were angry and said to him,
And every day he was teaching in the Temple. But the chief priests and the scribes and the rulers of the people were attempting to put him to death;
Saying, What are we to do with these men? for certainly it is clear to all who are living in Jerusalem that a most important sign has been done by them, and it is not possible to say that it is not so.
And they took them into the Sanhedrin, and the high priest said to them,
And they went to John and said to him, Rabbi, the man who was with you on the other side of the Jordan, the man to whom you gave witness, is now giving baptism, and everyone is going to him.
May they all be one! Even as you, Father, are in me and I am in you, so let them be in us, so that all men may come to have faith that you sent me.
All the ends of the earth will keep it in mind and be turned to the Lord: all the families of the nations will give him worship.
Give attention to this, all you peoples; let your ears be open, all you who are living in the world.
In days to come Jacob will take root: Israel will put out buds and flowers; and the face of the world will be full of fruit.
And when they were not able to get them, they took Jason and some of the brothers by force before the rulers of the town, crying, These men, who have made trouble all over the world have now come here;
1 John 2:2
He is the offering for our sins; and not for ours only, but for all the world.
They took him before the Pharisees--this man who had been blind.