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 when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and remain there until I bring you word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
Then assembled together the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders of the people, unto the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,
When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
And when they saw him afar off, even before he came near unto them, they conspired against him to slay him.
The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD, and against his anointed, saying,
But those tenants said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be ours.
But when the tenants saw him, they reasoned among themselves, saying, This is the heir: come, let us kill him, that the inheritance may be ours.
Then gathered the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many miracles.
For of a truth against your holy child Jesus, whom you have anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together,
Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these things, they were perplexed of what might come of this.
And the LORD said unto me, A conspiracy is found among the men of Judah, and among the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
But those my enemies, who would not that I should reign over them, bring here, and slay them before me.
And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people.