The Pharisees and Sadducees came up, and testing Jesus, they asked Him to show them a sign from heaven.
And Jesus said to them, "Watch out and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees."
They were saying this, testing Him, so that they might have grounds for accusing Him. But Jesus stooped down and with His finger wrote on the ground.
As they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,
For indeed Jews ask for signs and Greeks search for wisdom;
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for baptism, he said to them, "You brood of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
"For I say to you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.
When the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, "Why is your Teacher eating with the tax collectors and sinners?"
But the Pharisees went out and conspired against Him, as to how they might destroy Him.
Then some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Him, "Teacher, we want to see a sign from You."
Then some Pharisees and scribes came to Jesus from Jerusalem and said,
"How is it that you do not understand that I did not speak to you concerning bread? But beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees."
Some Pharisees came to Jesus, testing Him and asking, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any reason at all?"
Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.
On that day some Sadducees (who say there is no resurrection) came to Jesus and questioned Him,
But when the Pharisees heard that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered themselves together.
saying: "The scribes and the Pharisees have seated themselves in the chair of Moses;
Now on the next day, the day after the preparation, the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered together with Pilate,
The Pharisees came out and began to argue with Him, seeking from Him a sign from heaven, to test Him.
Some Pharisees came up to Jesus, testing Him, and began to question Him whether it was lawful for a man to divorce a wife.
"Shall we pay or shall we not pay?" But He, knowing their hypocrisy, said to them, "Why are you testing Me? Bring Me a denarius to look at."
Some Sadducees (who say that there is no resurrection) came to Jesus, and began questioning Him, saying,
And a lawyer stood up and put Him to the test, saying, "Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?"
As the crowds were increasing, He began to say, "This generation is a wicked generation; it seeks for a sign, and yet no sign will be given to it but the sign of Jonah.
When He left there, the scribes and the Pharisees began to be very hostile and to question Him closely on many subjects,
And He was also saying to the crowds, "When you see a cloud rising in the west, immediately you say, 'A shower is coming,' and so it turns out.
So they said to Him, "What then do You do for a sign, so that we may see, and believe You? What work do You perform?
But the high priest rose up, along with all his associates (that is the sect of the Sadducees), and they were filled with jealousy.
But perceiving that one group were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, Paul began crying out in the Council, "Brethren, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees; I am on trial for the hope and resurrection of the dead!"