Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
fixing our eyes upon Jesus, our leader and example in faith, who in place of the happiness that belonged to him, submitted to a cross, caring nothing for its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
Therefore, my fellow-Christians, who have likewise heard the heavenly invitation, observe how faithful Jesus, the commissioner and high priest of our religion,
2 Timothy 2:7
Think over what I say. For the Lord will help you to understand it perfectly.
A pupil is not better than his teacher, nor a slave better than his master.
Now that the Son of Man has come, he does eat and drink, and people say, 'Look at him! A glutton and a drinker, the companion of tax-collectors and irreligious people!' And yet Wisdom is vindicated by her actions!"
But when the Pharisees heard of it they said, "This man cannot drive out demons except by the aid of Beelzebub, the prince of the demons."
"Why do your disciples break the rules handed down by our ancestors? For they eat their bread without first washing their hands."
But when the high priests and the scribes saw the wonders that he did and saw the boys shouting in the Temple, "God bless the Son of David!" they were indignant,
Then the Pharisees went and made a plot to entrap him in argument.
And he gave them his blessing, and said to Mary, the child's mother, "This child is destined to cause the fall and rise of many in Israel, and to be a portent that will be much debated??35 you yourself will be pierced to the heart??nd so the thoughts of many minds will be revealed."
And the scribes and the Pharisees began to debate and say, "Who is this man who talks blasphemy? Who can forgive sins but God alone?"
But some of them said, "It is with the aid of Beelzebub, the prince of the demons, that he drives the demons out."
And he laid his hands on her, and she instantly became erect, and praised God.
One Sabbath, when he went to take a meal at the house of a member of the council who was a Pharisee, they were watching him closely.
And the Pharisees and scribes grumbled, and said, "This man welcomes irreligious people, and even eats with them!"
The Pharisees, who were avaricious, heard all this, and they ridiculed him.
Some Pharisees in the crowd said to him, "Master, reprove your disciples!"
This was why the Jews used to persecute Jesus, because he did things like this on the Sabbath.
and there was a great deal of muttering about him among the crowds, some saying that he was a good man, and others that he was not, but was imposing on the people.
The Pharisees said to him, "You are testifying to yourself. Your testimony is not true."
Some Pharisees who were present heard this, and they said to him, "Then are we blind too?"
Many of them said, "He is possessed and mad! Why do you listen to him?"
A great many of the Jews found out that he was there, and they came to Bethany not only to see Jesus but also to see Lazarus, whom he had raised from the dead.
If the world hates you, remember that it hated me first.
When he said this, one of the attendants who stood near struck him and said, "Is that the way you answer the high priest?"
and you have forgotten the challenge addressed to you as God's sons, "My son, do not think lightly of the Lord's discipline, Or give up when he corrects you.
2 Corinthians 4:1
So since by the mercy of God I am engaged in this service, I never lose heart.
Let us not get tired of doing right, for at the proper time we shall reap, if we do not give out.
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But you, brothers, must not get tired of doing right.