Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And brought them to the magistrates, saying, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city,

Bible References

Being

Acts 18:2
And he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, having recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had commanded all the Jews to leave Rome. He came to them,
Acts 19:34
But when they recognized that he was a Jew, a single outcry arose from them all as they shouted for about two hours, “Great is Artemis of the Ephesians!”
Ezra 4:12
let it be known to the king that the Jews who came up from you have come to us at Jerusalem; they are rebuilding the rebellious and evil city and are finishing the walls and repairing the foundations.
Esther 3:8
Then Haman said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom; their laws are different from those of all other people and they do not observe the king’s laws, so it is not in the king’s interest to let them remain.

Do

Acts 17:6
When they did not find them, they began dragging Jason and some brethren before the city authorities, shouting, “These men who have upset the world have come here also;
Acts 28:22
But we desire to hear from you what your views are; for concerning this sect, it is known to us that it is spoken against everywhere.”
1 Kings 18:17
When Ahab saw Elijah, Ahab said to him, “Is this you, you troubler of Israel?”
Matthew 2:3
When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him.
John 15:18
If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
Romans 12:2
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
James 4:4
You adulteresses, do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.