Jesus claimed to be equal to God, and people wanted to stone Him for blaspheming.
Having grown up as a Jehovah’s Witness, I know they don’t believe that Jesus is Jehovah God. Even though Bible backs it up. Here is one of many references in the Bible about who Jesus is.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Knowing the verse does no good if we don’t acknowledge its truth, believe, and worship Him accordingly.