Mark 12:12
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English Standard Version
And they were seeking to arrest him but feared the people, for they perceived that he had told the parable against them. So they left him and went away.

King James Bible
And they sought to lay hold on him, but feared the people: for they knew that he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him, and went their way.

American Standard Version
And they sought to lay hold on him; and they feared the multitude; for they perceived that he spake the parable against them: and they left him, and went away.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they sought to lay hands on him, but they feared the people. For they knew that he spoke this parable to them. And leaving him, they went their way.

English Revised Version
And they sought to lay hold on him; and they feared the multitude; for they perceived that he spake the parable against them: and they left him, and went away.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they sought to lay hold on him, but feared the people; for they knew that he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him, and departed.

Weymouth New Testament
And they kept looking out for an opportunity to seize Him, but were afraid of the people; for they saw that in this parable He had referred to *them*. So they left Him and went away.

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feared.

Mark 11:18,32 And the scribes and chief priests heard it, and sought how they might destroy him: for they feared him...

Matthew 21:26,45,46 But if we shall say, Of men; we fear the people; for all hold John as a prophet...

Luke 20:6,19 But and if we say, Of men; all the people will stone us: for they be persuaded that John was a prophet...

John 7:25,30,44 Then said some of them of Jerusalem, Is not this he, whom they seek to kill...

knew.

2 Samuel 12:7 And Nathan said to David, You are the man. Thus said the LORD God of Israel, I anointed you king over Israel...

*etc:

1 Kings 20:38-41 So the prophet departed, and waited for the king by the way, and disguised himself with ashes on his face...

1 Kings 21:17-27 And the word of the LORD came to Elijah the Tishbite, saying...

Cross References
Matthew 22:22
When they heard it, they marveled. And they left him and went away.

Mark 11:18
And the chief priests and the scribes heard it and were seeking a way to destroy him, for they feared him, because all the crowd was astonished at his teaching.

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