Matthew 26:59

Matthew 26:59 (ASV 1901)

59Now the chief priests and the whole council sought false witness against Jesus, that they might put him to death;

Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage

In a bid to destroy the church in Bulgaria, blatantly false testimonies were beared against its leaders. Pastor Ivanoff was sentenced to life imprisonment and his properties confiscated -- because of the false testimony of a marmalade factory engineer.