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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: the sons of Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.

By what

Exodus 2:14
And he said, Who made thee ruler and judge over us? dost thou intend to kill me, as thou killedst the Egyptian? Then Moses feared, and said, Surely the matter is known.
Acts 4:7
and having placed them in the midst they inquired, In what power or in what name have ye done this?
Acts 7:27
But he that was wronging his neighbour thrust him away, saying, Who established thee ruler and judge over us?