Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the farmers, when they saw the son, said among themselves, This is the heir, come, let us kill him, and possess his inheritance.
And a certain one of them, Caiaphas, being high priest that year, said to them, Ye know nothing at all,
And when they heard this, they were as being split with a saw, and wanted to annihilate them.
These will war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them, because he is Lord of lords and King of kings. And those with him are the called and chosen and faithful.
And Balak said to Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.
I will give thanks to thee, O LORD, among the peoples. I will sing praises to thee among the nations.
And he said to me, Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity, and who give wicked counsel in this city,
Be thou prepared. Yea, prepare thyself, thou, and all thy companies that are assembled to thee, and be thou a guard to them.
But his citizens hated him, and sent an embassy behind him, saying, We do not want this man to reign over us.
And the chief priests and the scholars sought how they might kill him, for they feared the people.