Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He who falls on this stone will be severely hurt; but he on whom it falls will be utterly crushed."
and your boast is, "'If we had lived in the time of our forefathers, we should not have been implicated with them in the murder of the Prophets.'
"We strictly forbad you to teach in that name--did we not?" he said. "And see, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching, and are trying to make us responsible for that man's death!"
Which of the Prophets did not your forefathers persecute? Yes, they killed those who announced beforehand the advent of the righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become--
1 Thessalonians 2:15
Those Jewish persecutors killed both the Lord Jesus and the Prophets, and drove us out of their midst. They are displeasing to God, and are the enemies of all mankind;
Any one who bids defiance to the Law of Moses is put to death without mercy on the testimony of two or three witnesses.
Then the King, though intensely sorry, yet for the sake of his oaths, and of his guests, would not break faith with her.
They, however, persistently shouted, "Crucify, crucify him!"
Without having found Him guilty of any capital offence they urged Pilate to have Him put to death;