Then they reviled him and said, Be thou his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses.
Hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; do not fear the reproach of men, neither be afraid of their revilings.
Blessed are ye when men shall revile you and persecute you and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake.
Do not think that I will accuse you to the Father; there is one that accuses you, even Moses, in whom ye trust.
Did not Moses give you the law, and yet none of you keeps the law? Why do ye go about to kill me?
Then the Pharisees answered them, Are ye also deceived?
They answered and said unto him, Thou wast altogether born in sins, and dost thou teach us? And they cast him out.
Then they suborned men, who said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and against God.
and labour, working with our own hands; being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we suffer it;
nor thieves nor covetous nor drunkards nor revilers nor extortioners shall inherit the kingdom of God.