Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.

General references

Bible References

Philosophers

Romans 1:22
Professing to be wise, they were made foolish,
1 Corinthians 1:20
Where is the wise? Where is the scribe? Where is the disputer of this age? Hath not God made foolish the wisdom of the world?
Colossians 2:8
Be taking heed, lest there shall be anyone leading, you, off as a spoil, through means of their philosophy, and an empty deceit, - according to the instruction of men, according to the first principles of the world, - and not according to Christ:

Encountered

Acts 6:9
But there rose up certain of those out of the synagogue which is called the synagogue of them of Libertium and Cyrene and Alexandria, and certain of them from Cilicia and Asia, - disputing with Stephen;
Mark 9:14
And, coming unto the disciples, they saw a large multitude around them, and Scribes discussing with them.
Luke 11:53
And, when, from thence, he came out, the Scribes and the Pharisees began, with vehemence, to be hemming him in, and trying to make him speak off-hand concerning many things, -

Babbler

Proverbs 23:9
In the ears of a dullard, do not speak, for he will despise the good sense of thy words.
Proverbs 26:12
Thou hast seen a man wise in his own eye, - more hope of a dullard, than of him!
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one be deceiving himself: - if anyone imagineth himself to be wise among you, in this age, let him become foolish, that he may become wise;

Jesus

Acts 17:31
inasmuch as he hath appointed a day, in which he is about to be judging the habitable earth in righteousness, by a man whom he hath pointed out, - offering faith unto all, by raising him from among the dead?
Acts 26:23
If, to suffer, the Christ was destined, if, the first of a resurrection of the dead, he is about to carry tidings, of light, both unto the people, and unto the nations.
Romans 14:9
For, to this end, Christ died and lived, in order that, both of dead and living, he might have lordship.
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I delivered unto you, among the first things, what also I received: - how that Christ died for our sins, according to the Scriptures,

General references

1 Corinthians 1:27
On the contrary - the foolish things of the world, hath God chosen, that he might put to shame them who are wise, and, the weak things of the world, hath God chosen, that he might put to shame the things that are mighty,