The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible Ver. 7 And they answered, that they could not tell whence it
] Whether from heaven, or of men; in this, no doubt, they
told an untruth: but they chose rather to sacrifice their consciences
than their interest, and pretend ignorance rather than profess the
truth, when they saw they should be put to confusion, or be exposed
to the resentments of the people.