In the midst (en twi meswi). The Sanhedrin sat in a semicircle. They inquired (epunqanonto). Imperfect middle, began to inquire. Or in what name (h en poiwi onomati). As if by some magical formula such as exorcists practised ( Acts 19:13 ) as if to catch them by ( Deuteronomy 13:1 ). Have ye done this (epoihsate touto umei). Note emphatic use of umei (ye).