Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house.

General references

Bible References

They

Matthew 11:6
and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Isaiah 8:14
And he will be for a sanctuary; and for a stone of stumbling, and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Isaiah 49:7
Thus saith Jehovah, the Redeemer of Israel, his Holy One, to him whom man despiseth, to him whom the nation abhorreth, to the servant of rulers: Kings shall see and arise, princes, and they shall worship, because of Jehovah who is faithful, the Holy One of Israel, who hath chosen thee.
Isaiah 53:3
He is despised and left alone of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief, and like one from whom men hide their faces; despised, and we esteemed him not.
Mark 6:3
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James, and Joses, and Judas, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended in him.
Luke 2:34
And Simeon blessed them, and said to Mary his mother, Lo, this child is set for the fall and rising up of many in Israel, and for a sign spoken against;
Luke 7:23
and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
John 6:42
And they said, Is not this Jesus the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we have known? how then does he say, I am come down out of heaven?
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, to Jews an offence, and to nations foolishness;

A prophet

Mark 6:14
And Herod the king heard of him (for his name had become public), and said, John the baptist is risen from among the dead, and on this account works of power are wrought by him.
Luke 4:24
And he said, Verily I say to you, that no prophet is acceptable in his own country.
John 4:44
for Jesus himself bore witness that a prophet has no honour in his own country.
Acts 3:22
Moses indeed said, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up to you out of your brethren like me: him shall ye hear in everything whatsoever he shall say to you.
Acts 7:37
This is the Moses who said to the sons of Israel, A prophet shall God raise up to you out of your brethren like me him shall ye hear.

General references

Mark 6:4
But Jesus said to them, A prophet is not despised save in his own country, and among his kinsmen, and in his own house.
Luke 7:23
and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
John 16:1
These things I have spoken unto you that ye may not be offended.