Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The high priests and the scribes heard of this, and they cast about for a way of destroying him, for they were afraid of him, for all the people were amazed at what he taught.
But if we say, 'From men,' we have the people to fear, for they all consider John a prophet."
But if we say, 'From men,' all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced that John was a prophet."
Some of the people of Jerusalem said, "Is not this the man they want to kill?