Sanhedrin - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'Sanhedrin':

Sanhedrin ~ (A) ~ the leaders of the priests , the important Jews and the teachers of the Law meeting together. The most important priest led them. There were 71 men in the Sanhedrin. Together, they judged people. The people in the Sanhedrin had great power.

Sanhedrin ~ (B) ~ the group of Jewish priests and other leaders.

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