“And they watched him, and sent forth spies, which should feign themselves just men, that they might take hold of his words, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor.”
King James Version (KJV)
20:20 Just men - Men of a tender conscience. To take hold of his discourse - If he answered as they hoped he would. #Mt 22:16|; Mr 12:12.
Lu 20:20-26 That they might take hold of his words. For notes on the question of the tribute money, see Mt 22:15-22. Compare Mr 12:13-17.