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There was however, a man from among the Pharisees, Nicodemus, his name, - ruler of the Jews.
The Pharisees, therefore, answered them - Surely, ye also, have not been led astray?
but, the Pharisees and the lawyers, had set aside, the counsel of God against themselves, not being immersed by him.
And the Lord said unto him: Now, ye, the Pharisees, the outside of the cup and of the tray, do make pure; but, your inward part, is full of plunder and wickedness.
Now the Pharisees, who were, lovers of money, were hearing all these things, and were openly sneering at him.
For, Sadducees, say, there is no rising again, nor messenger, nor spirit, whereas, Pharisees, confess them both.
inasmuch as they were aforetime observing me, from the outset, - if they please to bear witness, - that, according to the strictest sect of our own religion, I lived, a Pharisee.
Circumcised, the eighth day, of the race of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews, - regarding law, a Pharisee,