New International Version
Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap him in his words.
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,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
In his talk - Εν λογῳ, by discourse: intending to ask him subtle and ensnaring questions; his answers to which might involve him either with the Roman government, or with the great Sanhedrin.
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But the Pharisees went out and plotted how they might kill Jesus.
Later they sent some of the Pharisees and Herodians to Jesus to catch him in his words.
Keeping a close watch on him, they sent spies, who pretended to be sincere. They hoped to catch Jesus in something he said, so that they might hand him over to the power and authority of the governor.
1 Corinthians 7:35
I am saying this for your own good, not to restrict you, but that you may live in a right way in undivided devotion to the Lord.
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