the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What
do we? for this man doeth many miracles. ... Then from
that day forth they
took counsel together for to put
him to death.
Now both the chief priests and the Pharisees had
given a commandment, that, if any man knew where he were, he should shew [it
], that they might take him.
And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings
of his flock
and of the fat thereof. And the LORD had
respect unto Abel and to his offering: ... And he said, What
hast thou done? the voice of thy brother's blood
crieth unto me from the ground.
And Moses and Aaron came in unto Pharaoh, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD God of the Hebrews, How long
wilt thou refuse to humble
thyself before me? let my people go, that they may serve me.
For he stretcheth
out his hand against God, and strengtheneth
himself against the Almighty. ... He runneth
upon him, [even] on
] neck, upon the thick bosses of his bucklers:
thou also disannul
my judgment? wilt thou condemn
me, that thou mayest be righteous? ... Hast
thou an arm like God? or canst
thou thunder with a voice like him?
] an evil among all [things
] that are done under the sun, that [there is
] one event unto all: yea, also
the heart of the sons of men is full of evil, and madness
] in their heart while they live, and after
that [they go
] to the dead.
And he was driven
from the sons of men; and his heart was made like
the beasts, and his dwelling [was
] with the wild asses: they fed him with grass like oxen, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven; till he knew that the most high God ruled in the kingdom of men, and [that
] he appointeth over it whomsoever he will. ... But hast lifted
up thyself against the Lord
of heaven; and they
have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou, and thy lords, thy wives, and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised
the gods of silver, and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which
see not, nor hear, nor know: and the God in whose
hand thy breath [is
], and whose
] all thy ways, hast thou
When Herod the king had heard [these things
was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. ... And he sent them to Bethlehem, and said, Go and search diligently for the young child; and when ye have found [him
], bring me word again, that
I may come and worship him also.
Then Herod, when
he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding
wroth, and sent forth, and slew
all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according
to the time which he had diligently enquired of the wise men.
And he said unto him, If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither
will they be persuaded
, though one rose from the dead.