Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Pharisees answered, "Have you been imposed upon too?
Then the high priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the council, and they said, "What are we to do about the fact that this man is showing so many signs?
So the Pharisees said to one another, "You see, you cannot do anything! The whole world has run after him!"
And all the crowds of people were astounded, and said, "Can this be the Son of David?"
"But alas for you, you hypocritical scribes and Pharisees, for you lock the doors of the Kingdom of Heaven in men's faces, for you will neither go in yourselves nor let those enter who are trying to do so.
The attendants went back to the high priests and Pharisees, and they said to the attendants, "Why have you not brought him?"
So Judas got out the garrison and some attendants from the high priests and Pharisees, and came there with lanterns, torches, and weapons.
And Jesus said to the high priests, captains of the Temple, and elders who had come to take him, "Have you come out with swords and clubs as though I were a robber?
Then the commander and his men went and brought them back, but without using violence, for they were afraid of being stoned by the people.