But [when] the tenant farmers saw him, they began to reason with one another, saying, 'This is the heir. Let us kill him so that the inheritance will become ours!'
and if children, also heirs--heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer together [with him] so that we may also be glorified together [with him].
in these last days he has spoken to us by a Son, whom he appointed heir of all [things], through whom also he made the world,
And they saw him from a distance. And before he drew near to them, they conspired against him to kill him.
Why are nations in tumult, and countries plotting in vain?
Ask from me and I will make [the] nations your heritage, and your possession [the] ends of [the] earth.
saying, "Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? For we have seen his star at its rising and have come to worship him."
So they were discussing [this] among themselves, saying, "[It is] because we did not take bread."
From where was the baptism of John--from heaven or from men?" And they began to discuss [this] among themselves, saying, "If we say 'From heaven,' he will say to us, 'Why then did you not believe him?'
So the governor answered [and] said to them, "Which of the two do you want me to release for you?" And they said, "Barabbas!"
And he was teaching every day in the temple [courts], and the chief priests and the scribes and the most prominent men of the people were seeking to destroy him.
And they discussed [this] with one another, saying, "If we say 'From heaven,' he will say, 'Why did you not believe him?'
And the scribes and the chief priests sought to lay [their] hands on him at [that] same hour, and they were afraid of the people, for they knew that he had told this parable with reference to them.
And the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how they could destroy him, because they were afraid of the people.
So the chief priests and the Pharisees called together the Sanhedrin and said, "What are we doing? For this man is performing many signs!
this man, delivered up by the determined plan and foreknowledge of God, you executed [by] nailing to [a cross] through the hand of lawless men.