Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then the high priest rent his garments, saying, "He blasphemed! What further need have we of witnesses? Behold, ye just now heard the blasphemy!
And they said, "Why do we still have need of testimony? for we ourselves heard from His own mouth!"
For this cause, therefore, the Jews were seeking the more to kill Him, because He not only broke the sabbath, but also called God His Father, making Himself equal with God.
Jesus said to them, "Verily, verily, I say to you, before Abraham existed, I am."
The Jews took up stones again to stone Him.
The Jews, therefore, answered him, "We have a law, and according to the law He ought to die, because He made Himself God's Son."