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John 11:53

    John 11:53 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then from that day forth they took counsel together for to put him to death.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then from that day forth they took counsel together for to put him to death.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So from that day forth they took counsel that they might put him to death.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And from that day they took thought together how to put him to death.

    Webster's Revision

    So from that day forth they took counsel that they might put him to death.

    World English Bible

    So from that day forward they took counsel that they might put him to death.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So from that day forth they took counsel that they might put him to death.

    Clarke's Commentary on John 11:53

    They took counsel together - Συνεβουλευσαντο, they were of one accord in the business, and had fully made up their minds on the subject; and they waited only for a proper opportunity to put him to death.

    Barnes' Notes on John 11:53

    They took counsel - The judgment of the high priest silenced opposition, and they began to devise measures to put him to death without exciting tumult among the people. Compare Matthew 26:5.