Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Two men went up into the temple to pray; the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.

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Luke 1:9
and according to the custom of distributing the parts, it fell to his lot to burn incense in the sanctuary.
Luke 19:46
"my house is a house of prayer: but ye have made it a den of thieves."
Acts 3:1
One day as Peter and John were going together to the temple, at the ninth hour, which was the hour of prayer,

A pharisee

Luke 7:29
all the people, even the publicans, upon hearing him, gave glory to God, by receiving the baptism of John;
Matthew 21:31
which of the two obey'd his father? they said, the first. Jesus reply'd, I declare to you, that the publicans and licentious people enter into the gospel kingdom before you.
Acts 23:6
But as Paul knew that one part of the Sanhedrim were Sadducees, and the other Pharisees, he cried out, my brethren, "I am a Pharisee, the son of a Pharisee, and I am now prosecuted for believing the resurrection of the dead."
Acts 26:5
they can testify, if they will, that I early profess'd myself a Pharisee, a member of the most rigorous sect of our religion:
Philippians 3:5
being circumcised the eighth day, of the family of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, an Hebrew by descent, by sect a Pharisee.

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Luke 5:32
I came not to call saints, but sinners to repentance. Then they ask'd him, how comes it that John's disciples,