Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
then he said to them, take care to be clear of all avarice: for the enjoyment of life does not depend upon the having large possessions.
who under the pretext of their long prayers devour the fortunes of widows. wherefore they shall be punish'd with greater severity.
wo unto you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, who shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye not only refuse to go in your selves, but hinder those that would.
upon which, they knowing she was really dead, treated him with derision.
while the people who stood looking on, and the senators themselves contemptuously said, he sav'd others; if he be Christ, the elect of God, let him save himself.
others suffer'd cruel indignities and scourgings, besides chains and imprisonment.
having Jesus in our view, the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him, endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down on the right hand of the throne of God.