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They gather themselves together, they hide themselves, they mark my steps, when they wait for my soul.
Wherefore did the nations rage, and the peoples will meditate emptiness?
For behold, they lay in wait for my soul: the strong will gather against me; not my transgression and not my sin, O Jehovah.
For mine enemies said to me, and they watching my soul took counsel together,
Who reckoned evils in the heart; all the day they will gather together wars.
Then were gathered together the chief priests, and scribes, and the more ancient of the people, into the court-yard of the chief priest, called Caliaphas,
And having been morning, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus, to kill him:
And it was on the morrow, their rulers, and elders, and scribes, were gathered together at Jerusalem,
And it being day, certain of the Jews having made a condition, anathematized themselves, saying, neither to eat or drink till they kill Paul.
Sitting in ambush of the enclosures: in hiding-places he will slay the innocent: his eyes will be hid to the afflicted.
Thou wilt cover me from the consultation of evil ones; from the crowd of the workers of vanity:
Then the presidents and satraps were seeking to find a pretext against Daniel from the part of the kingdom; and they will not be able to find any pretext and corruption, because that he was faithful, and any error and corruption was not found upon him.
The unjust watches for the just, and seeks to kill him,
They prepared a net for my steps; my soul was bent down: they dug a pit before me, they fell into the midst of it. Silence.
Which thine enemies reproached, O Jehovah; which they reproached the heels of thy Messiah.
For now thou wilt count my steps: wilt thou not watch over my sin?
Will he not see my way, and number all my steps?
For I heard the slander of many, terror from round about Announce ye, and we will announce. Every man of my peace watching my halting: perhaps he will be persuaded, and we shall prevail against him, and we will take our vengeance of him.
And having observed narrowly, they sent liers-in-wait, feigning themselves to be just, that they might seize upon his word, to deliver him to the beginning and authority of the leader.
And they having held Jesus, brought to Caiaphas the chief priest, where the scribes and elders were gathered together.