Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But if their false step has so enriched the world, and their defeat has so enriched the heathen, how much more good the addition of their full number will do!
As they were going out, the people begged to have all this said to them again on the following Sabbath,
But as they contradicted and abused him, he shook his clothes in protest, and said to them, "Your blood be on your own heads! I am not to blame for it! After this I will go to the heathen."
and saw him saying to me, 'Make haste and leave Jerusalem at once, for they will not accept your evidence about me.'
Some of them were convinced by what he said, but others would not believe.
To provoke them to jealousy
in the hope of making my countrymen jealous, and thus saving some of them.