noun Jewish History.
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It was already the only name with power to save (Acts 4:12), as Peter boldly informed the Sanhedrin.Studies in the Epistle of James|A. T. Robertson
This Sanhedrin can't do anything of the slightest importance, but it can talk.Christian Science|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
A sentence of death can be pronounced only so long as the Sanhedrin holds its sessions in the appointed place.'Jesus the Christ|James Edward Talmage
But how, then, can we account for the presence of several high priests at the same time in the Sanhedrin?
And when the Sanhedrin was sitting, they ordered him to be brought with much indignity.
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