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The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone thee not; but for blasphemy; and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself God.

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Leviticus 24:14
"Bring the curser {outside the camp}, and all the hearers shall place their hands on his head, and the whole community shall stone him.
1 Kings 21:10
Seat two men, {scoundrels}, opposite him. Let them witness against him saying, 'You cursed God and the king.' Then you shall bring him out and stone him so that he dies."


John 10:30
The Father and I are one."
John 5:18
So on account of this the Jews were seeking even more to kill him, because he not only was breaking the Sabbath, but also was calling God his own Father, [thus] making himself equal with God.
Psalm 82:6
I have said, "You [are] gods, and sons of the Most High, all of you.
Romans 13:1
Let every person be subject to the governing authorities, for [there] is no authority except by God, and those that exist are put in place by God.
Philippians 2:6
who, existing in the form of God, did not consider being equal with God something to be grasped,

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Mark 14:64
You have heard the blasphemy! What {do you think}?" And they all condemned him {as deserving death}.