Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there arose a great cry: and the scribes that were of the Pharisees' part arose, and strove, saying, We find no evil in this man: but if a spirit or an angel hath spoken to him, let us not fight against God.

General references

Bible References

We

Acts 25:25
But when I found that he had committed nothing worthy of death, and as he himself appealed to the emperor I determined to send him.
Acts 26:31
When they had withdrawn, they spoke one to another, saying, "This man does nothing worthy of death or of bonds."
1 Samuel 24:17
He said to David, "You are more righteous than I; for you have done good to me, whereas I have done evil to you.
Proverbs 16:7
When a man's ways please Yahweh, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.
Luke 23:4
Pilate said to the chief priests and the multitudes, "I find no basis for a charge against this man."

If

Acts 23:8
For the Sadducees say that there is no resurrection, nor angel, nor spirit; but the Pharisees confess all of these.
Acts 9:4
He fell on the earth, and heard a voice saying to him, "Saul, Saul, why do you persecute me?"
Acts 22:7
I fell to the ground, and heard a voice saying to me, 'Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?'
Acts 26:14
When we had all fallen to the earth, I heard a voice saying to me in the Hebrew language, 'Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me? It is hard for you to kick against the goads.'
Acts 27:23
For there stood by me this night an angel, belonging to the God whose I am and whom I serve,
John 12:29
The multitude therefore, who stood by and heard it, said that it had thundered. Others said, "An angel has spoken to him."

Let

Acts 5:39
But if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow it, and you would be found even to be fighting against God!"
Acts 11:17
If then God gave to them the same gift as us, when we believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I, that I could withstand God?"
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or do we provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than he?

General references

Jeremiah 26:16
Then the princes and all the people said to the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he has spoken to us in the name of Yahweh our God.
John 7:43
So there arose a division in the multitude because of him.
John 10:19
Therefore a division arose again among the Jews because of these words.