Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye devour widows' houses, and for a pretence make long prayer: therefore ye shall receive the greater damnation.
2 Timothy 3:6
They are the kind of men who make their way into people's houses and make captives of poor, weak women, loaded down with their sins and under the control of all sorts of impulses,
For there are many undisciplined people, who deceive themselves with their empty talk, especially those of the party of circumcision.
2 Peter 2:14
They have eyes for nobody but adulterous women??yes insatiable in sin. They lure unsteadfast souls. Their hearts are trained in greed. They are accursed!
You serpents! You brood of snakes! How can you escape being sentenced to the pit?
But I tell you that the land of Sodom will fare better on the Day of Judgment than you will!"
But one who does wrong without knowing them will be lightly punished. From anyone who has been given much, much will be required, and of the man to whom people have intrusted much, they will demand even more.
Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness.
2 Peter 2:3
In their greed they will exploit you with pretended arguments. From of old their condemnation has not been idle, and their destruction has not slumbered.
and he said to them, "The Scripture says, 'And my house shall be a house of prayer,' but you have made it a den of robbers!"