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But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.

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Jeremiah 11:21
Therefore, Thus, saith Yahweh Concerning the men of Anathoth, who are seeking thy life, saying, - Thou shalt not prophesy in the name of Yahweh, So shalt thou not die by our hand:
Jeremiah 12:6
For even thy brethren and the house of thy father, Even they! have betrayed thee, Even they, have cried after thee with full voice, - Do not trust in them, though they speak unto thee fair words.
Matthew 13:57
And they began to find cause of stumbling in him. But, Jesus, said unto them - A prophet is not without honour, save in his city, and in his house.
Luke 4:24
And he said - Verily, I say unto you, No prophet, is, welcome, in his own country,
John 4:44
For, Jesus himself, bare witness, that, a prophet, in his own fatherland, hath not, honour.