Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"We are descendants of Abraham," they answered, "and have never at any time been in slavery to any one. What do those words of yours mean, 'You shall become free'?"
"Brethren, descendants of the family of Abraham, and all among you who fear God, to us has this Message of salvation been sent.
nor because they are Abraham's true children. But the promise was "Through Isaac shall your posterity be reckoned."
They asked this in order to put Him to the test, so that they might have some charge to bring against Him. But Jesus leant forward and began to write with His finger on the ground.
and on this account the Jews began to persecute Jesus--because He did these things on the Sabbath.
After this Jesus moved from place to place in Galilee. He would not go about in Judaea, because the Jews were seeking an opportunity to kill Him.
Again the Jews brought stones with which to stone Him.
So from that day forward they planned and schemed in order to put Him to death.
He who is a child of God listens to God's words. You do not listen to them: and why? It is because you are not God's children."