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Alas for you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because ye cleanse the outside of the cup and of the dish, - while, within, they are full of plunder and intemperance.
And was making advancement, in Judaism, above many contemporaries in my nation, being, surpassingly zealous, of my paternal instructions.
2 Timothy 3:5
having a form of godliness, but, the power thereof, denying! and, from these, turn away;
All things, are pure, unto the pure, but, unto the polluted and faithless, nothing, is pure, but polluted are both their mind and conscience;
They have opened wide against me their mouth, A lion rending and roaring.
Because her princes in her midst are like a roaring lion rending prey, - Life, have they devoured Wealth and precious things, have they been wont to take, Her widows, have they multiplied in her midst.
Her rulers in her midst, are roaring lions, - her judges, evening wolves, they have left nothing until morning!
Beware of false prophets, who come unto you in clothing of sheep, - while, within, they are ravening wolves.