Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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,
And the chief priests and Pharisees, having heard his parable, knew that he spake of them.
Wherefore did the nations rage, and the peoples will meditate emptiness?
They will sojourn, they will hide, they will watch my heels as they waited for my soul
To shoot down the blameless one in secret things: suddenly they will shoot, and they will not be afraid.
Shall the throne of mischief be joined together with thee forming labor upon the law?
And I as a gentle lamb being brought to the slaughter; and I knew not that against me they purposed purposes: We will destroy the tree with its food, and we will cut him off from the land of the living, and his name shall no more be remembered.
And they will say, Come, and we will purpose purposes against Jeremiah; for law shall not perish from the priest, and counsel from the wise, and the word from the prophet Come, and we will strike him with the tongue, and we will not attend to any of his words.
Then gathered together the chief priests and Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.
Having said by the mouth of David thy servant, That why were the nations insolent, and did the people practise vain things
And Peter followed him from far, even to the court-yard of the chief priest, and having entered within, he sat with the attendants, to see the end.
And if ye will not hear to me to consecrate the day of the Sabbath, not to lift up a burden, and coming into the gates of Jerusalem in the day of the Sabbath; and I kindled a fire in her gates and it consumed the palaces of Jerusalem and it shall not be quenched.
And Peter followed him from far, even to within the court-yard of the chief priest: and he was sitting with the attendants, and warming himself near the light.
And a certain one of them, Caiaphas, being chief priest that year, said to them, Ye know nothing,
And led him away to Annas first; for he was the father-in-law of Caiaphas, who was the chief priest that year.
And it was on the morrow, their rulers, and elders, and scribes, were gathered together at Jerusalem,
For their heart will meditate destruction, and their lips will speak labor.
And Jehovah will say to me, A conspiracy was found in the men of Judah, and in the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Then Herod having secretly called for the magi, searched thoroughly from them the time of the star appearing.
And having been gathered together with the elders, and having taken counsel, they gave sufficient silver coins to the soldiers,
And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people.