And the scribes and Pharisees observed him narrowly, if he will heal in the sabbath: that they might find accusation against him.
And they were observing him narrowly, if in the sabbaths he will heal him; that they might accuse him.
And having observed narrowly, they sent liers-in-wait, feigning themselves to be just, that they might seize upon his word, to deliver him to the beginning and authority of the leader.
The unjust watches for the just, and seeks to kill him,
My friends and my neighbors will stand from before my stroke, and my kindred stood from far off.
Leading a man into sin by a word, and laying snares for him doing justice in the gate, and they will turn aside the just one by vanity.
For I heard the slander of many, terror from round about Announce ye, and we will announce. Every man of my peace watching my halting: perhaps he will be persuaded, and we shall prevail against him, and we will take our vengeance of him.
And the chief priests, and the elders, and the whole council sought false testimony against Jesus, so that they might put him to death;
And he saying these things to them, the scribes and Pharisees began to hold on greatly, and to put questions to him of many things:
And the ruler of the assembly having answered, feeling pain because Jesus cured on the sabbath, said to the crowd, Six days there are in which they ought to work; in those therefore, coming, be ye cured, and not the day of the sabbath.
And it was in his coining into the house of a certain of the Pharisees in the sabbath to eat bread, and they were observing him narrowly.
Then said the Jews to him healed, It is the sabbath: it is not lawful for thee to take up thy couch.
Then said certain of the Pharisees, This man is not from God, for he keeps not the sabbath. Others said, How can a sinful man do such signs? And a division was among them.
And again said they to him, What did he to thee? how opened he thine eyes?