Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against LORD, and against his anointed, [saying],
The wicked man plots against the righteous man, and gnashes upon him with his teeth.
For their heart meditates oppression, and their lips talk of mischief.
And LORD said to me, A conspiracy is found among the men of Judah, and among the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Then Herod having called the wise men privately, ascertained from them what time the star appeared.
And after assembling with the elders, and having taken consultation, they gave many silver pieces to the soldiers, saying,
And the chief priests and the scholars sought how they might kill him, for they feared the people.