Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar among the people.
Surely the inward thought of man shall praise thee, even the residue of inward thought will observe a festival to thee.
There are many devices in a man's heart, but the counsel of LORD, that shall stand.
There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against LORD.
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not [yet] done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure,
Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when LORD does not command it?
but they said, Not during the feast, lest there will be an uproar of the people.
And the day of unleavened bread came during which it was necessary to kill the Passover.
They lead Jesus therefore from Caiaphas to the Praetorium. And it was early, and they did not enter into the Praetorium, so that they would not be defiled, but that they might eat the Passover.
to do as many things as thy hand and thy purpose predetermined to happen.
And though he wanted to kill him, he feared the multitude because they held him as a prophet.
But if we should say, From men, we fear the multitude, for all hold John as a prophet.
But if we say, From men, all the people will stone us, for they are convinced John is a prophet.
Then Herod having called the wise men privately, ascertained from them what time the star appeared.
Now during a feast the governor had been accustomed to release to the crowd one prisoner whom they wanted.
Now during a feast he released to them one prisoner, whomever they requested.
And the chief priests and the scholars sought how they might kill him, for they feared the people.