Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when the husbandmen saw the son, they said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and let us seize on his inheritance.
And they, having gone back, lo, the messenger of the Lord appears in a dream to Joseph, saying, Having risen, take to thyself the young child and his mother and flee into Egypt, and be there till I speak to thee; for Herod is about to seek the young child to destroy him.
Then were gathered together the chief priests, and scribes, and the more ancient of the people, into the court-yard of the chief priest, called Caliaphas,
And having been morning, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus, to kill him:
And they will see him from far off and before he will draw near to them, and they will act deceitfully with him, to kill him.
The kings of the earth will place themselves, and the princes sat down together against Jehovah and against his Messiah.
And these husbandmen said with themselves, That this is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be our's.
And the farmers having seen him, reasoned to themselves, saying, This is the heir: come, let us kill him, that the inheritance be ours.
Then gathered together the chief priests and Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.
For against the truth were they gathered together against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou didst anoint, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the nations and peoples of Israel,
And when the priest and captain of the temple and chief priests heard these words, they were in doubt of them, what this might be.
And Jehovah will say to me, A conspiracy was found in the men of Judah, and in the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
But those mine enemies, not haying wished me to reign over them, bring hither, and slaughter before me.
And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people.