There are many reasons why Jesus was crucified.
The only true reason is it was Gods plan of redemption, and it was to play out as it did. With that said there were many dynamics involved that led up to the crucifixion. He challenged the religious establishment and the Pharisee's place as high figures in the community was directly threatened by Jesus.
If you recall in Matthew 23 he publicly denounced them and called them blind guides. In fact in this chapter we see Jesus unleashing a verbal assault that cut the Pharisee's to the bone. This was a Jesus the bible only gave small glimpses of. The only other time the bible shows us Jesus like this was when He over turned the money changers tables in the temple.
Jesus also raised ………