"Since this has come from the LORD," Laban and Bethuel both replied, "we cannot speak one way or another.
Then all of the leaders spoke to the entire congregation, "We have sworn to them in the name of the LORD, the God of Israel, and we cannot touch them.
because the LORD has expelled great and strong nations ahead of you. Now as for you, not a single man has been able to oppose you right to this day.
Brave men were plundered while they slumbered in their sleep. All the men of the army were immobilized.
So Herodias bore a grudge against John and wanted to kill him. But she couldn't do it
So they couldn't catch him before the people in what he said. Amazed at his answer, they became silent.
But God raised him up and put an end to suffering of death, since it was impossible for him to be held by it,