Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For he taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.
For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of the heavens.
And when he was come into the temple, the princes of the 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?
And Jesus came and spoke unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
I will raise them up a Prophet from among their brethren, like unto thee, and will put my words in his mouth; and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.
because the word of the king is his power and who may say unto him, What doest thou?
The Lord GOD has given me the tongue of the wise that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary; he wakes up early, early shall he awaken my ear, that I might hear, as the wise.
The prophet with whom the dream came, let him tell the dream; and he with whom my word came, let him speak my true word. What is the chaff to the wheat? said the LORD.
But truly I am full of power by the Spirit of the LORD, and of judgment, and of might, to declare unto Jacob his rebellion, and to Israel his sin.
for I will give you a mouth and wisdom which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist.
For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things doing whatever he shall say unto you.
And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the Spirit by which he spoke.
For the word of God is alive and efficient and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Then certain scribes and Pharisees of Jerusalem came unto Jesus, saying,
saying, The scribes and the Pharisees have sat down in Moses' seat;
Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why do thy disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders but eat bread with unwashed hands?
Then Jesus said unto them, Neither do I tell you by what authority I do these things.
And they were astonished at his doctrine, for his word was with power.