Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also with them derided him, saying, He saved others; let him save himself, if he be Christ, the chosen of God.

Derided

General references

Bible References

The people

Matthew 27:38
There were two robbers crucified with him at the time, one at his right and one at his left.
Mark 15:29
And the passers-by jeered at him, shaking their heads and saying, "Aha! you who would tear down the sanctuary and build one in three days!

Derided

Luke 16:14
The Pharisees, who were avaricious, heard all this, and they ridiculed him.

Christ

Luke 22:67
"If you are the Christ, tell us so." But he said to them, "If I tell you, you will not believe me,
Matthew 3:17
and a voice from heaven said, "This is my Son, my Beloved! This is my Chosen."
Matthew 12:18
"Here is my servant whom I have selected, My beloved, who delights my heart! I will endow him with my Spirit, And he will announce a judgment to the heathen.
1 Peter 2:4
Come to him, as to a living stone rejected by men, but chosen and prized in the sight of God,

General references

Matthew 27:41
And the high priests, too, made sport of him with the scribes and elders, and said,