And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people.
Wherefore did the nations rage, and the peoples will meditate emptiness?
And the Pharisees took counsel against him, having gone out, that they might kill him.
And the farmers, seeing the son, said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and possess his inheritance.
And the chief priests and Pharisees, having heard his parable, knew that he spake of them.
Then were gathered together the chief priests, and scribes, and the more ancient of the people, into the court-yard of the chief priest, called Caliaphas,
And he was teaching in the day in the temple. And the chief priests and scribes and the first of the people sought to destroy him,
And the chief priests and scribes sought to lay hands upon him in the same hour; and they feared the people: for they knew he spake this parable against them.
Then gathered together the chief priests and Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.
And also the chief priests and Pharisees had given a command, that if any know where he is, he should make known, that they might take him.