Bible: John 11:47-50

11:47 So the chief priests and the Pharisees 1  called the council 2  together and said, “What are we doing? For this man is performing many miraculous signs. 11:48 If we allow him to go on in this way, 3  everyone will believe in him, and the Romans will come and take away our sanctuary 4  and our nation.”

11:49 Then one of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, said, 5 You know nothing at all! 11:50 You do not realize 6  that it is more to your advantage to have one man 7  die for the people than for the whole nation to perish.” 8 

NET Bible Study Environment