Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

General references

Bible References

When

Acts 5:27
And [when they] had brought them, they made [them] stand in the Sanhedrin, and the high priest put a question to them,
1 Kings 21:12
They called a fast, and they seated Naboth at the head of the people.
John 8:3
Now the scribes and the Pharisees brought to him a woman caught in adultery. And standing her in [their] midst,

By what power

Exodus 2:14
And he said, "Who {appointed you as a commander} and a judge over us? [Are] you intending to kill me like you killed the Egyptian?" And Moses was afraid, and he said, "Surely the matter has become known."
Matthew 21:23
And [after] he arrived at the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came up to him [while he] was teaching, saying, "By what authority are you doing these [things]? And who gave you this authority?"
Mark 11:28
and said to him, "By what authority are you doing these [things], or who gave you this authority that you do these [things]?"
John 2:18
So the Jews answered and said to him, "What sign do you show to us, because you are doing these [things]?"

By what name

Acts 4:10
let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel that by the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead--by him this man stands before you healthy!
Acts 5:28
saying, "{We strictly commanded} you not to teach in this name? And behold, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching! And you are intending to bring upon us the blood of this man!"

General references

Luke 12:11
But when they bring you before the synagogues and the rulers and the authorities, do not be anxious how or what you should speak in your own defense or what you should say,