Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they could not take hold of his words before the people: and they marvelled at his answer, and held their peace.

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Bible References

They could

Luke 20:20
So they watched Him, and sent spies who pretended to be righteous, in order that they might catch Him in some statement, so that they could deliver Him to the rule and the authority of the governor.
Job 5:12
“He frustrates the plotting of the shrewd,
So that their hands cannot attain success.
Proverbs 26:4
Do not answer a fool according to his folly,
Or you will also be like him.
2 Timothy 3:8
Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so these men also oppose the truth, men of depraved mind, rejected in regard to the faith.

And they marvelled

Luke 13:17
As He said this, all His opponents were being humiliated; and the entire crowd was rejoicing over all the glorious things being done by Him.
Matthew 22:12
and he *said to him, ‘Friend, how did you come in here without wedding clothes?’ And the man was speechless.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatever the Law says, it speaks to those who are under the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all the world may become accountable to God;
Titus 1:10
For there are many rebellious men, empty talkers and deceivers, especially those of the circumcision,

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Luke 14:6
And they could make no reply to this.