New Living Translation
Then the Pharisees met together to plot how to trap Jesus into saying something for which he could be arrested.
King James Bible
Then went the Pharisees, and took counsel how they might entangle him in his talk.
Darby Bible Translation
Then went the Pharisees and held a council how they might ensnare him in speaking.
World English Bible
Then the Pharisees went and took counsel how they might entrap him in his talk.
Young's Literal Translation
Then the Pharisees having gone, took counsel how they might ensnare him in words,
Matthew 22:15 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:15 Mark 12:13; Luke 20:20.
LibraryThe Wedding Garment
The parable may be discoursed upon under five heads. Here is an enemy at the feast; here is the king at the feast; that king becomes the judge at the feast; and hence the enemy becomes the criminal at the feast; and swiftly is removed by the executioner at the feast. I. We see in the text AN ENEMY AT THE FEAST. He came into the banquet when he was bidden, but he came only in appearance, he came not in heart. The banquet was intended for the honour of the son, but this man meant not so; he was willing …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871
The Parable of the Wedding Feast
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The Beatific vision
Then the Pharisees called a meeting to plot how to kill Jesus.
Later the leaders sent some Pharisees and supporters of Herod to trap Jesus into saying something for which he could be arrested.
Watching for their opportunity, the leaders sent spies pretending to be honest men. They tried to get Jesus to say something that could be reported to the Roman governor so he would arrest Jesus.
1 Corinthians 7:35
I am saying this for your benefit, not to place restrictions on you. I want you to do whatever will help you serve the Lord best, with as few distractions as possible.
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