Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now the chief priests, and elders, and all the council, sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death;
If a witness of wrong shall rise up against a man to testify apostasy against him;
1 Kings 21:8
And she will write letters in the name of Ahab, and seal with his seal; and she will send the letters to the old men, and to the nobles who were in his city dwelling with Naboth.
Thou wilt not give me to the soul of him pressing me, for witnesses of falsehood rose up against me, and violence will blow.
Witnesses of wrong will rise up; they will ask me what I knew not.
Shall the throne of mischief be joined together with thee forming labor upon the law?
A mallet and a sword and an arrow sharpened, the man answering against his neighbor testimony of falsehood.
And the chief priests and the whole council sought testimony against Jesus, to put him to death; and found not:
Then they put under men, saying, That we have heard him speaking defaming words against Moses, and God.
And after five days the chief priest Ananias came down with the elders, and a certain orator, Tertullus, who exhibited to the leader against Paul.