"At the harvest time he sent a slave to the vine-growers, in order to receive some of the produce of the vineyard from the vine-growers. (Mark 12:2)

"They took him, and beat him and sent him away empty-handed. (Mark 12:3)

"Again he sent them another slave, and they wounded him in the head, and treated him shamefully. (Mark 12:4)

"And he sent another, and that one they killed; and so with many others, beating some and killing others. (Mark 12:5)

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