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But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar among the people.
For the multitude of mankind shall give thanks unto thee, The remainder of the multitude, shall keep holy festival unto thee.
Many are the devices in a man's heart, but, the counsel of Yahweh, that, shall stand.
There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel, to confront Yahweh.
Declaring from the beginning, the latter end, And from olden time, that which had never been done, - Saying My purpose shall stand, and All my pleasure, will I perform;
Who was it that spake, and it was done, when , My Lord, had not commanded?
for they were saying - Not in the feast, lest there be an uproar of the people.
Now the day of the unleavened bread a came, - on which it was needful to be sacrificing the passover.
So they lead Jesus from Caiaphas unto the judgment-hall. Now it was early; and, they themselves, entered not into the judgment-hall, that they might not be defiled, but might eat the passover.
To do whatsoever, thy hand and thy counsel, marked out beforehand to come to pass.
And desiring, to kill, him, he feared the multitude, because, as a prophet, they held him.
But, if we say, Of men, we fear the multitude, for, all, as a prophet, are holding John.
But, if we say, Of men, the people, one and all, will stone us, for, persuaded, they are, that, John, was, a prophet.
Then Herod, privately, calling the wise men, ascertained from them the time of the appearing star;
But, feast by feast, the governor had been wont to release one unto the multitude, a prisoner whom they were desiring.
Now, at feast time, he was wont to release unto them one prisoner, whom they were claiming.
And the High-priests and the Scribes were seeking, how they might get rid of him; for they feared the people.