Verse 58. We heard him say - It is observable, that the words which they thus misrepresented, were spoken by Christ at least three years before, John ii, 19. Their going back so far to find matter for the charge, was a glorious, though silent attestation of the unexceptionable manner wherein he had behaved, through the whole course of his public ministry.
Verse 61. Matt. xxvi, 63; Luke xxii, 67.
66. Matt. xxvi, 69; Luke xxii, 56; John xviii, 25.
72. And he covered his head - Which was a usual custom with mourners, and was fitly expressive both of grief and shame.