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, you shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.
And when he came into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came unto him as he was teaching, and said, By what authority do you these things? and who gave you 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 you, and will put my words in his mouth; and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.
Where the word of a king is, there is power: and who may say unto him, What are you doing?
The Lord GOD has given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary: he awakens morning by morning, he awakens my ear to hear as the learned.
The prophet that has a dream, let him tell a dream; and he that has my word, let him speak my word faithfully. What is the chaff to the wheat? says the LORD.
But truly I am full of power by the spirit of the LORD, and of justice, and of might, to declare unto Jacob his transgression, and to Israel his sin.
For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to contradict 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 you hear in all things whatsoever 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 living, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged 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 came to Jesus scribes and Pharisees, who were from Jerusalem, saying,
Saying, The scribes and the Pharisees sit in Moses' seat:
Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why walk not your disciples according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashed hands?
And 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.