But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar among the people.
But they said, Not on the feast day, lest there be an uproar of the people.
When Pilate saw that he could gain nothing, but that rather a tumult was made, he took water, and washed his hands before the multitude, saying, I am innocent of the blood of this just person: see you to it.
And the same time there arose no small stir about that way.
But the Jews who believed not, moved with envy, took unto them certain wicked fellows of the rabble, and gathered a company, and set all the city in an uproar, and assaulted the house of Jason, and sought to bring them out to the people.
And the whole city was filled with confusion: and having caught Gaius and Aristarchus, men of Macedonia, Paul's companions in travel, they rushed with one accord into the theater.
Some therefore cried one thing, and some another: for the assembly was confused; and the majority knew not why they were come together.
For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause for which we may give an account of this commotion.
And when Jesus came into the ruler's house, and saw the minstrels and the people making a noise,
And when he came in, he said unto them, Why make you this commotion, and weep? the child is not dead, but sleeps.