Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If therefore the whole church be come together into one place, and all speak with tongues, and there come in those that are unlearned, or unbelievers, will they not say that ye are mad?

Bible References

The whole

1 Corinthians 11:18
For first of all, I have been informed [Note: This was probably by Chloe's family. See 1:11] that divisions exist among you people when you assemble as a congregation. And I am inclined to believe it [is true].


John 10:20
Many of them said, "This man is dominated by an evil spirit; he is crazy, why listen to him?"
Acts 2:13
But others made fun of them, saying, "Oh, they are just drunk [i.e., full of new wine]."
Acts 26:24
As Paul made his defense in this way, Festus said to him loudly, "Paul, you are crazy. All your education is driving you insane."

General references

1 Corinthians 12:7
But the evidence of the Holy Spirit's [power] is given to each person for the good of everyone.
1 Thessalonians 5:20
Do not look down on prophetic messages.