Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But if we shall say, From men; we fear the multitude; for all hold John as a prophet.
But they said, Not during the feast, lest a tumult arise among people.
And they sought to lay hold on him; and they feared the multitude; for they perceived that he spake the parable against them: and they left him, and went away.
Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them, but without violence; for they feared the people, lest they should be stoned.
and if I ask you , ye will not answer.