Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar among the people.

Bible References

Not

Psalm 76:10
Even human wrath will praise You;
You will clothe Yourself
with their remaining wrath.
Proverbs 19:21
Many plans are in a man’s heart,
but the Lord’s decree will prevail.
Proverbs 21:30
No wisdom, no understanding, and no counsel
will prevail against the Lord.
Isaiah 46:10
I declare the end from the beginning,
and from long ago what is not yet done,
saying: My plan will take place,
and I will do all My will.
Lamentations 3:37
מ MemWho is there who speaks and it happens,
unless the Lord has ordained it?
Mark 14:2
“Not during the festival,” they said, “or there may be rioting among the people.”
Luke 22:7
Then the Day of Unleavened Bread came when the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed.
John 18:28
Then they took Jesus from Caiaphas to the governor’s headquarters. It was early morning. They did not enter the headquarters themselves; otherwise they would be defiled and unable to eat the Passover.
Acts 4:28
to do whatever Your hand and Your plan had predestined to take place.

Lest

Matthew 14:5
Though he wanted to kill him, he feared the crowd, since they regarded him as a prophet.
Matthew 21:26
But if we say, ‘From men,’ we’re afraid of the crowd, because everyone thought John was a prophet.”
Luke 20:6
But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us, because they are convinced that John was a prophet.”

General references

Matthew 2:7
Then Herod secretly summoned the wise men and asked them the exact time the star appeared.
Matthew 27:15
At the festival the governor’s custom was to release to the crowd a prisoner they wanted.
Mark 15:6
At the festival it was Pilate’s custom to release for the people a prisoner they requested.
Luke 22:2
The chief priests and the scribes were looking for a way to put Him to death, because they were afraid of the people.

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