Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, heard all these things, and they sneered him.
I am as a man who is a laughing-stock to his neighbor. I who called upon God, and he answered. The just, the perfect man is a laughing-stock.
Surely there are mockers with me, and my eye dwells upon their provocation.
All those who see me laugh me to scorn. They shoot out the lip. They shake the head, [saying],
He was despised, and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief. And as him from whom men hide their face he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
And Pilate wondered if he died already. And having summoned the centurion, he questioned him if he was already dead.
Jesus says, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of the man who came to end, says to him, Lord, he smells now, for is the fourth day.
But having come to Jesus, when they saw him now having died, they did not break his legs.