John 5:18

5:18 For this reason the Jewish leaders were trying even harder to kill him, because not only was he breaking the Sabbath, but he was also calling God his own Father, thus making himself equal with God.

John 19:8

19:8 When Pilate heard what they said, he was more afraid than ever,

tn Or “the Jewish authorities”; Grk “the Jews.” See the note on the phrase “Jewish leaders” in v. 10.

tn Grk “heard this word.”

tn Grk “became more afraid.”