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?
1 Corinthians 11:18
For in the first place, when you come together as a church I hear there are divisions among you, and in part I believe it.
The prophet is considered a fool -- the inspired man is viewed as a madman -- because of the multitude of your sins and your intense animosity.
Many of them were saying, "He is possessed by a demon and has lost his mind! Why do you listen to him?"
But others jeered at the speakers, saying, "They are drunk on new wine!"
As Paul was saying these things in his defense, Festus exclaimed loudly, "You have lost your mind, Paul! Your great learning is driving you insane!"