Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As soon as it was day, the elders of the people and the high priests and scribes assembled, and brought him before their council, and said to him,
Then they arose in a body and took him to Pilate,
When it was morning, all the high priests and elders of the people held a consultation about Jesus, with a view to putting him to death.
As soon as it was daylight, the high priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes, and they and the whole council bound Jesus and took him away and handed him over to Pilate.
The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, the God of our forefathers, has done this honor to his servant Jesus, whom you betrayed and disowned before Pilate, when he had decided to let him go.
Then Peter, filled with the holy Spirit, said to them, "Leaders of the people and members of the council,
The God of our forefathers raised Jesus to life when you had hung him on a cross and killed him.
For the people of Jerusalem and their leaders refused to recognize him, and condemned him, thus fulfilling the very utterances of the prophets which are read every Sabbath,