Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the scribes which came down from Jerusalem said, He hath Beelzebub, and by the prince of the devils casteth he out devils.
Now the Pharisees and some of the experts in the law who came from Jerusalem gathered around him.
Then Pharisees and experts in the law came from Jerusalem to Jesus and said,
Now on one of those days, while he was teaching, there were Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting nearby (who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem), and the power of the Lord was with him to heal.
But I am a worm, not a man; people insult me and despise me.
But the Pharisees said, "By the ruler of demons he casts out demons."
It is enough for the disciple to become like his teacher, and the slave like his master. If they have called the head of the house 'Beelzebul,' how much more will they defame the members of his household!
But when the Pharisees heard this they said, "He does not cast out demons except by the power of Beelzebul, the ruler of demons!"
But some of them said, "By the power of Beelzebul, the ruler of demons, he casts out demons."
The crowd answered, "You're possessed by a demon! Who is trying to kill you?"
The Judeans replied, "Aren't we correct in saying that you are a Samaritan and are possessed by a demon?"
Then came the feast of the Dedication in Jerusalem.