Matthew 27:1

Judas Hangs Himself

1 Early in the morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people made their plans how to have Jesus executed.

Read Matthew 27:1 Using Other Translations

When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
When morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death.
Very early in the morning the leading priests and the elders of the people met again to lay plans for putting Jesus to death.