Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock.
Her rulers in the midst of her are roaring lions. Her judges are evening wolves. They leave nothing till the morrow.
But beware of FALSE prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly are predatory wolves.
Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves. Become ye therefore wise as serpents, and innocent as doves.
Go ye. Behold, I send you forth as lambs in the midst of wolves.
But the hired man, and not being the shepherd, whose sheep are not his own, sees the wolf coming, and leaves the sheep and flees. And the wolf catches them, and scatters the sheep.
2 Peter 2:1
But FALSE prophets also developed among the people, as FALSE teachers will also be among you, who will sneak in pernicious denominations, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.
Lift up your eyes, and behold those who come from the north. Where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful flock?
Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of my pasture! says LORD.
Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel. Prophesy, and say to them, even to the shepherds, Thus says lord LORD: Woe to the shepherds of Israel who feed themselves! Should not the shepherds feed the sheep?
Woe to the worthless shepherd who leaves the flock! The sword shall be upon his arm, and upon his right eye. His arm shall be entirely dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened.
But to remain in the flesh is more necessary because of you.