Chief Priests

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Stolen Body Hypothesis - Historicity and Gospel Account
... In Matthew's account, the chief priests and the Pharisees know of prophecies that Jesus will return in three days, and fear that his disciples will steal the body to make it appear that he has been ... When the guards report this to the chief priests, the priests bribe the guards to lie about the events...some of the guard went into the city and told the chief priests ... After the priests had assembled with the elders, they devised a plan to give a large sum of money to the soldiers, telling them, "You must say, 'His disciples came by night and stole him away while we were ...
Matthew 27:62
... Now the next day, that followed the day of the preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate, The modern World English Bible translates the passage as Now on the next day, which ... They join the chief priests, who in Matthew were the main advocates for Jesus' death ... Historically the Pharisees and the priests were fierce rivals ...
Passion (Christianity) - Gospels
14, Luke 22 and John 12 with the conspiracy against Jesus by the Jewish chief priests and the teachers of the law, and unfolds in the following events Gethsemane, later that night ... of soldiers and some officials from the chief priests and Pharisees" (accompanied according to Luke's Gospel by the chief priests and elders), or a "large crowd armed with swords and clubs ... The high priest's palace, later that night ...
Sanhedrin Trial Of Jesus - Biblical Narrative
2657 states that Jesus was taken to the house of Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were gathered together and in Matthew 271 ... Mark 1453 states that Jesus was taken that night "to the high priest" (without naming the priest) where all the chief priests and the elders gathered and in Mark 151 it adds ... Luke 2254 states that Jesus was taken to "the high priest's house" (without naming the priest) where he was mocked and beaten that night and in 2266 it adds that "as ...

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