58ButPeterfollowedhim afar offunto the high priest'spalace,andwentin, and satwith the servants, to see the end.59Now the chief priests,andelders,andall the council,sought false witnessagainstJesus,toputhim to death ;
60Butfoundnone:yea, though many false witnessescame , yet found theynone . At the lastcametwo false witnesses,61
And said , This fellow said , I am able to destroy the temple of God,and to builditinthreedays.62And the high priestarose , and said unto him, Answerest thounothing?what is it which these witness againstthee?63ButJesus held his peace . And the high priestanswered and said unto him, I adjuretheeby the livingGod,that thou telluswhetherthoube the Christ, the Son of God.64Jesussaith unto him,Thou hast said : nevertheless I say unto you,Hereaftershall ye see the Son of mansittingon the right hand of power,andcomingin the clouds of heaven.65Then the high priestrenthisclothes,saying , He hath spoken blasphemy ; whatfurtherneed have we of witnesses?behold,now ye have heardhisblasphemy.66Whatthinkye? They answeredandsaid , He isguilty of death.67Then did they spitinhisface,andbuffetedhim;and others smote him with the palms of their hands ,
68Saying , Prophesy unto us, thou Christ,Who is he that smotethee?