Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And some of the pharisees from among the multitude said to Him, Master, rebuke thy disciples.
Therefore the chief priests and the pharisees held a council and said, What are we doing? for this man worketh many miracles.
and conferred among themselves, saying, What shall we do with these men? for that indeed an evident miracle hath been wrought by them is manifest to all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and we cannot deny it.
And upon this occasion Jesus opened his mouth and said, "I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the wise and knowing, and hast revealed them to babes:
And He answered them, I tell you, that if these were silent, the very stones would cry out.
1 Corinthians 1:27
but God hath chosen things that are foolish in the eye of the world to put it's wise men to confusion; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the mighty;