“And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the midst,”
King James Version (KJV)
Joh 8:3 The scribes and Pharisees. The scribes were theologians. They brought this woman to Jesus for trial to see what he would decide, and to criticize him. They wished grounds for charges. (Joh 8:6).