Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he that pronounces the name of the LORD shall surely be put to death; all the congregation shall certainly stone him; the same with the stranger as with the natural, if he pronounces the Name, he shall be put to death.
1 Kings 21:9
And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth at the head of the people
Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He has spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? Behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy.
And they said, What need we any further witness? for we ourselves have heard of his own mouth.
Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath but also called God his own Father, making himself equal with God.
Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Before Abraham was, I AM.
Then the Jews took up stones again to stone him.
The Jews answered him, We have a law, and by our law he ought to die because he made himself the Son of God.