Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this?

By what name

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Acts 5:27
When they had brought them, they set them before the council. The high priest questioned them,
John 8:3
Then the scribes and the Pharisees brought to him a woman caught in adultery. And when they had set her in the midst,

By what power

Matthew 21:23
And when he entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came up to him as he was teaching, and said, "By what authority are you doing these things, and who gave you this authority?"
Mark 11:28
And they said to him, "By what authority are you doing these things? Who gave you this authority to do them?"
John 2:18
Then the Jews said to him, "What sign do you show to us, since you do this?"

By what name

Acts 4:10
be it known to you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, by him this man stands before you healed.
Acts 5:28
saying, "We gave you strict orders not to teach in this name, and yet, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and intend to bring this man's blood upon us."

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Luke 12:11
Now when they bring you before the synagogues and rulers and authorities, do not worry about how or what you should answer, or what you are to say;