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 the first day of the feast of unleavened bread the disciples came to Jesus, saying unto him, Where will you that we prepare for you to eat the passover?
Mark 15:42
And now when the evening was come, because it was the preparation, that is, the day before the sabbath,
Luke 23:54
And that day was the preparation, and the sabbath was coming on.
John 19:14
And it was the preparation of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he said unto the Jews, Behold your King!

The chief priests

Matthew 27:1
When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
Psalm 2:1
Why do the nations rage, and the people imagine a vain thing?
Acts 4:27
For of a truth against your holy child Jesus, whom you have anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together,

General references

Psalm 83:4
They have said, Come, and let us cut them off from being a nation; that the name of Israel may be no more in remembrance.
Matthew 28:12
And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave much money unto the soldiers,
Mark 15:42
And now when the evening was come, because it was the preparation, that is, the day before the sabbath,
Luke 23:54
And that day was the preparation, and the sabbath was coming on.