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Jesus answered, Thou couldest have no power at all against me, except it were given thee from above: therefore he that delivered me unto thee hath the greater sin.

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Bible References


John 3:27
John answered and said, A man can take nothing upon him, unless it be given him from heaven.
John 7:30
They sought therefore to seize Him, but no one laid hand on Him, because his hour was not yet come.
Matthew 6:13
and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one: for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory for ever. Amen."
Luke 22:53
When I was day after day with you in the temple, ye did not stretch out your hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.
Acts 2:23
(as ye yourselves also know,) Him being given up by the determinate counsel and fore-knowlege of God ye have taken, and by wicked hands have crucified and slain.
Acts 4:28
(whom Thou hast anointed,) to do whatever thy hand and thy counsel had before determined to be done.
Romans 11:36
For of Him, and through Him, and for Him, are all things. To Him be glory for ever. Amen.
Romans 13:1
Let every soul be subject to the powers that are over them: for there is no such power but from God: the powers that are over men, are appointed by God.
James 1:17
and every perfect gift, but no evil one, is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation, nor shadow of turning:


John 11:49
But Caiaphas who was one of them, being high-priest that year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all;
John 18:3
and officers from the chief priests and pharisees, cometh thither with candles, and lamps, and arms.
Matthew 26:65
Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He hath spoken blasphemy, what need have we more of witnesses? now ye have heard his blasphemy, what think ye?
Matthew 27:2
so they bound Him and led Him away, and delivered Him to Pontius Pilate the Roman governor.
Mark 14:44
(Now the traitor had given them a sign, saying, The man, whom I shall kiss, is He; lay hold of Him and lead Him away safely:)

The greater

John 9:41
Jesus replied, If ye were blind, ye would not have sin: but now ye say, We see; your sin therefore remaineth.
John 15:22
If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no excuse for their sin.
Luke 7:41
A certain creditor had two debtors, the one owed him five hundred denaries, and the other fifty:
Luke 10:11
even the dust that cleaveth to us out of your city we wipe off against you: but know this, that the kingdom of God is come nigh unto you.
Luke 12:47
And that servant, who knew his master's will, and did not prepare himself to do according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes;
Hebrews 6:4
who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the holy Spirit,
James 4:17
To him therefore that knoweth to do good, and doth it not, to him it is sin.

General references

Matthew 27:12
And when he was accused by the chief priests and elders, He answered nothing.