Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My enemies' taunts cut into me to the bone, as they say to me all day long, "Where is your God?"
Now standing beside Jesus' cross were his mother, his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene.
The Pharisees (who loved money) heard all this and ridiculed him.
Remember the whole way by which he has brought you these forty years through the desert so that he might, by humbling you, test you to see if you have it within you to keep his commandments or not.
Issachar's leaders were with Deborah, the men of Issachar supported Barak; into the valley they were sent under Barak's command. Among the clans of Reuben there was intense heart searching.
But when the Pharisees heard this they said, "He does not cast out demons except by the power of Beelzebul, the ruler of demons!"
Jesus replied, "If God were your Father, you would love me, for I have come from God and am now here. I have not come on my own initiative, but he sent me.
If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin. But they no longer have any excuse for their sin.
You have no share or part in this matter because your heart is not right before God!
1 Corinthians 11:19
For there must in fact be divisions among you, so that those of you who are approved may be evident.
1 John 2:19
They went out from us, but they did not really belong to us, because if they had belonged to us, they would have remained with us. But they went out from us to demonstrate that all of them do not belong to us.