Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the chief priests and all the council sought for witness against Jesus to put him to death; and found none.

Bible References

Sought

1 Kings 21:10
and seat two worthless men before him, and let them testify against him, saying, ‘You cursed God and the king.’ Then take him out and stone him to death.”
Psalm 27:12
Do not deliver me over to the desire of my adversaries,
For false witnesses have risen against me,
And such as breathe out violence.
Psalm 35:11
Malicious witnesses rise up;
They ask me of things that I do not know.
Matthew 26:59
Now the chief priests and the whole Council kept trying to obtain false testimony against Jesus, so that they might put Him to death.
Acts 6:11
Then they secretly induced men to say, “We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and against God.”
Acts 24:1
After five days the high priest Ananias came down with some elders, with an attorney named Tertullus, and they brought charges to the governor against Paul.

And found

Daniel 6:4
Then the commissioners and satraps began trying to find a ground of accusation against Daniel in regard to government affairs; but they could find no ground of accusation or evidence of corruption, inasmuch as he was faithful, and no negligence or corruption was to be found in him.
1 Peter 3:16
and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.