Wherefore did the nations rage, and the peoples will meditate emptiness?
Nations raged, kingdoms were moved: he gave with his voice, the earth will melt
They said, Come, and we will cut them off from a nation; and the name of Israel shall no more be remembered.
These will wage war with the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings: and they with him called, and chosen, and faithful.
And I will beat them in pieces as dust upon the face of the wind: I will pour them out as the mire of the streets.
For they stretched out evil upon thee: they purposed a device, they will not prevail.
Make friendship, ye peoples, and be broken in pieces; and give ear, every land from afar; be girded and be broken in pieces; be girded and be broken in pieces.
And the farmers, seeing the son, said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and possess his inheritance.
For he shall be delivered to the nations, and be mocked, and insulted, and spit upon:
And the festival of unleavened drew near, called the Pascha.
And they rejoiced, and agreed to give him silver.
And truly the Son of man goes according to that determined: but woe to that man by whom he is delivered up!
And a certain one of them, Caiaphas, being chief priest that year, said to them, Ye know nothing,
Having said by the mouth of David thy servant, That why were the nations insolent, and did the people practise vain things
And the crowd set together against them: and the generals having rent their garments, commanded to scourge with rods.
And the unbelieving Jews, having been jealous, and having taken certain evil men of the vulgar, and excited to tumult, they disturbed the city by loud noise, and having stood against the house of Jason, they sought to bring them to the populace.
And having heard, and been filled with wrath, they cried, saying, Great the Diana of the Ephesians.