Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Was it not Moses who gave you the Law? Yet not one of you obeys the Law. Why are you trying to kill me?"
I know that you are descended from Abraham, yet you want to kill me, because there is no room in your hearts for my teaching.
The Jews again picked up stones to stone him with.
For the high priests and the Pharisees had given orders that anyone who found out where he was should let them know, so that they might arrest him.
The high priests and the scribes heard of this, and they cast about for a way of destroying him, for they were afraid of him, for all the people were amazed at what he taught.
Every day he taught in the Temple, and the high priests and scribes and the leading men of the people were trying to destroy him,
And the scribes and high priests wanted to arrest him then and there, but they were afraid of the people, for they knew that he had aimed this illustration at them.
Then Jesus said to them, "It is not yet time for me to act, but any time is suitable for you.
He said these things in the treasury, as he was teaching in the Temple, and no one arrested him, because he was not yet ready.
We must carry on the work of him who has sent me while the daylight lasts. Night is coming, when no one can do any work.
Jesus answered, "Is not the day twelve hours long? If a man travels by day he will not stumble, for he can see the light of this world;
He said to them, "Go and say to that fox, 'Here I am, driving out demons and performing cures, today and tomorrow, and on the third day I will be through.
When I was among you day after day in the Temple you never laid a hand on me! But you choose this hour, and the cover of darkness!"
In consequence of this they again tried to arrest him, and he withdrew out of their reach.