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
and having brought them they placed them before the Sanhedrim. And the chief priest asked them,
John 8:3
And the scribes and Pharisees brought him a woman taken in adultery, and placing her in the midst

By what power

Matthew 21:23
AND Jesus having gone into the temple, the chief priests and elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, and said, By what authority do you do these things? and who gave you this authority?
Mark 11:28
and said to him, By what authority do you do these things? or who gave you this authority to do them?
John 2:18
Then the Jews answered and said to him, What sign do you show us, that you do these things?

By what name

Acts 4:10
be it known to you all, and to all the people of Israel, that in the name of Jesus Christ the Nazoraean, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, by him has this man stood before you sound.
Acts 5:28
saying, We charged you strictly not to teach in this name, and behold, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching, and wish to bring this man's blood on us.

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Luke 12:11
And when they bring you to the synagogues, and powers, and authorities, be not anxious how you shall defend yourselves, or what you shall say;