Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the chief priests took the silver pieces, and said, It is not lawful for to put them into the treasury, because it is the price of blood.

Bible References

It is not

Matthew 23:24
Blind guides! You strain out a gnat yet swallow a camel!
Luke 6:7
The experts in the law and the Pharisees watched Jesus closely to see if he would heal on the Sabbath, so that they could find a reason to accuse him.
John 18:28
Then they brought Jesus from Caiaphas to the Roman governor's residence. (Now it was very early morning.) They did not go into the governor's residence so they would not be ceremonially defiled, but could eat the Passover meal.

To put

Deuteronomy 23:18
You must never bring the pay of a female prostitute or the wage of a male prostitute into the temple of the Lord your God in fulfillment of any vow, for both of these are abhorrent to the Lord your God.
Isaiah 61:8
For I, the Lord, love justice and hate robbery and sin. I will repay them because of my faithfulness; I will make a permanent covenant with them.

General references

Exodus 32:35
And the Lord sent a plague on the people because they had made the calf -- the one Aaron made.
Matthew 23:24
Blind guides! You strain out a gnat yet swallow a camel!
Luke 14:30
They will say, 'This man began to build and was not able to finish!'

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