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And when he was come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came unto him as he was teaching, and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

The chief priests

Bible References

The chief priests

1 Chronicles 24:1
And the divisions of the sons of Aaron [were these]. The sons of Aaron: Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.

By what

Exodus 2:14
And he said, Who made thee a prince and a judge over us? Do thou think to kill me, as thou killed the Egyptian? And Moses feared, and said, Surely the thing is known.
Acts 4:7
And after placing them in the midst, they inquired, By what power, or in what name, have ye done this?
Acts 7:27
But the man doing wrong to his neighbor thrust him away, having said, Who appointed thee a ruler and a judge over us?