Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
For I say unto you, that except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no wise enter into the kingdom of heaven.
But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This man doth not cast out demons, but by Beelzebub the prince of the demons.
Then came the disciples, and said unto him, Knowest thou that the Pharisees were offended, when they heard this saying?
And Jesus said unto them, Take heed and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees.
Then went the Pharisees, and took counsel how they might ensnare him in his talk.
But woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye shut the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye enter not in yourselves, neither suffer ye them that are entering in to enter.
(For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands diligently, eat not, holding the tradition of the elders;
And he charged them, saying, Take heed, beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and the leaven of Herod.
And they send unto him certain of the Pharisees and of the Herodians, that they might catch him in talk.
But the Pharisees and the lawyers rejected for themselves the counsel of God, being not baptized of him.
And the Lord said unto him, Now ye the Pharisees cleanse the outside of the cup and of the platter; but your inward part is full of extortion and wickedness.
And the Pharisees, who were lovers of money, heard all these things; and they scoffed at him.
The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as the rest of men, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.
And they had been sent from the Pharisees.
The officers therefore came to the chief priests and Pharisees; and they said unto them, Why did ye not bring him?
Those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and said unto him, Are we also blind?
And as they spake unto the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,
But the high priest rose up, and all they that were with him (which is the sect of the Sadducees), and they were filled with jealousy,
But there rose up certain of the sect of the Pharisees who believed, saying, It is needful to circumcise them, and to charge them to keep the law of Moses.
But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, Brethren, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees: touching the hope and resurrection of the dead I am called in question.
having knowledge of me from the first, if they be willing to testify, that after the straitest sect of our religion I lived a Pharisee.
Ye offspring of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.
Ye serpents, ye offspring of vipers, how shall ye escape the judgment of hell?
and I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed: he shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.
The wicked are estranged from the womb: They go astray as soon as they are born, speaking lies.
But draw near hither, ye sons of the sorceress, the seed of the adulterer and the harlot.
They hatch adders eggs, and weave the spider's web: he that eateth of their eggs dieth; and that which is crushed breaketh out into a viper.
He said therefore to the multitudes that went out to be baptized of him, Ye offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
Ye are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father it is your will to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and standeth not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father thereof.
1 John 3:10
In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother.
And the great dragon was cast down, the old serpent, he that is called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world; he was cast down to the earth, and his angels were cast down with him.
Much more then, being now justified by his blood, shall we be saved from the wrath of God through him.
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivereth us from the wrath to come.
2 Thessalonians 1:9
who shall suffer punishment, even eternal destruction from the face of the Lord and from the glory of his might,
that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we may have a strong encouragement, who have fled for refuge to lay hold of the hope set before us:
and they say to the mountains and to the rocks, Fall on us, and hide us from the face of him that sitteth on the throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb:
A prudent man seeth the evil, and hideth himself; But the simple pass on, and'suffer for it.