Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.

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Matthew 24:11
and many false prophets will arise, and will lead many astray;
John 5:43
I have come in My Father's name, and ye receive Me not; if another shall come in his own name, him ye will receive.
Acts 5:36
for before these days arose Theudas, alleging that he himself was somebody, to whom a number of men, about four hundred, joined themselves; who was slain, and all, as many as obeyed him, were disbanded, and came to nothing.
Acts 8:9
But a certain man, Simon by name, was in the city before, using sorcery, and astonishing the nation of Samaria, affirming himself to be some great one;
Revelation 13:8
And all who dwell on the earth will worship him, whose names have not been written in the Book of Life of the Lamb slain from the founding of a world.

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Matthew 24:11
and many false prophets will arise, and will lead many astray;
Mark 13:21
And then, if any one shall say to you, 'Lo, here is the Christ!' or, 'Lo, there!' believe him not;