Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Zain The wicked plots against the just and gnashes upon him with his teeth.
He sits in the lurking places of the villages: in the secret places he murders the innocent: his eyes are secretly set against the poor.
For I heard the murmuring of many, fear on every side, Report, and we will report it. All my friends watched to see if I would stumble. Peradventure he will deceive himself, they said, and we shall prevail against him, and we shall take our revenge on him.
And the scribes and Pharisees watched him, whether he would heal on the sabbath day, that they might find an accusation against him.
laying wait for him and seeking to catch something out of his mouth that they might accuse him.
And it came to pass as he went into the house of one of the princes of the Pharisees to eat bread on the sabbath day that they watched him.
And he taught daily in the temple. But the princes of the priests and the scribes and the principals of the people sought to kill him
And they watched him and sent forth spies who feigned themselves just men that they might take hold of him as he was speaking, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor.
but their ambushes were understood by Saul. And they watched the gates day and night to kill him.