The high priest therefore demanded of Jesus concerning his disciples and concerning his doctrine.
And the chief priests and the elders and the whole sanhedrim sought false witness against Jesus, so that they might put him to death.
And the chief priests and the whole sanhedrim sought testimony against Jesus to cause him to be put to death, and did not find any.
And as he said these things to them, the scribes and the Pharisees began to press him urgently, and to make him speak of many things;
And having watched him, they sent out suborned persons, pretending to be just men, that they might take hold of him in his language, so that they might deliver him up to the power and authority of the governor.
And the men who held him mocked him, beating him;