This fulfilled the prophecy of Jeremiah that says, "They took a the thirty pieces of silver -- the price at which he was valued by the people of Israel --
and purchased the potter's field, as the Lord directed. b "
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)