New American Standard Bible
But they themselves were filled with rage, and discussed together what they might do to Jesus.
King James Bible
And they were filled with madness; and communed one with another what they might do to Jesus.
Darby Bible Translation
But they were filled with madness, and they spoke together among themselves what they should do to Jesus.
World English Bible
But they were filled with rage, and talked with one another about what they might do to Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation
and they were filled with madness, and were speaking with one another what they might do to Jesus.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Were filled with madness - Probably,
1. Because he had shown his "power" to work a miracle.
2. Because he had shown his power to do it "contrary" to what "they" thought was right.
3. Because by doing it he had shown that he was from "God," and that "they" were therefore "wrong" in their views of the Sabbath. And,
4. Because he had shown no respect "to their views" of what the law of God demanded.
Pride, obstinacy, malice, and disappointed self-confidence were "all" combined, therefore, in producing madness. Nor were they alone. Men are often enraged because others do good in a way which "they" do not approve of. God gives success to others; and because he has not accommodated himself to "their" views of what is right, and done it in the way which "they" would have prescribed, they are enraged, and filled with envy at people more successful than themselves.
Communed one with another - Spoke together, or laid a plan.
LUKE vi. 36-38. Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful. Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven. Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal, it shall be measured to you again. One often hears complaints against this world, and against mankind; one hears it said …
Charles Kingsley—The Good News of God
Epistle xxxii. To Anastasius, Presbyter .
Of Christian Liberty.
They began to discuss this among themselves, saying, "He said that because we did not bring any bread."
After looking around at them all, He said to him, "Stretch out your hand!" And he did so; and his hand was restored.
It was at this time that He went off to the mountain to pray, and He spent the whole night in prayer to God.
2 Timothy 3:9
But they will not make further progress; for their folly will be obvious to all, just as Jannes's and Jambres's folly was also.
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