Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now the next day, that followed the day of the preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate,

The chief priests

Bible References

The day

Matthew 26:17
Now on the first day of Unleavened Bread the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Where do You want us to prepare for You to eat the Passover?”
Mark 15:42
When evening had already come, because it was the preparation day, that is, the day before the Sabbath,
Luke 23:54
It was the preparation day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.
John 19:14
Now it was the day of preparation for the Passover; it was about the sixth hour. And he *said to the Jews, “Behold, your King!”

The chief priests

Matthew 27:1
Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;
Psalm 2:1
Why are the nations in an uproar
And the peoples devising a vain thing?
Acts 4:27
For truly in this city there were gathered together against Your holy servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, along with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel,

General references

Psalm 83:4
They have said, “Come, and let us wipe them out as a nation,
That the name of Israel be remembered no more.”
Matthew 28:12
And when they had assembled with the elders and consulted together, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,
Mark 15:42
When evening had already come, because it was the preparation day, that is, the day before the Sabbath,
Luke 23:54
It was the preparation day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.