He will come and destroy those tenants and give the vineyard to others." When they heard this, they said, "Heaven forbid!"
But he looked at them and said, "What then does this text mean: "The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone'?
Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces; and it will crush anyone on whom it falls."
When the scribes and chief priests realized that he had told this parable against them, they wanted to lay hands on him at that very hour, but they feared the people.