Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners?

They said

General references

Bible References

They said

Mark 2:16
The scribes and the Pharisees, when they saw that he was eating with the sinners and tax collectors, said to his disciples, "Why is it that he eats and drinks with tax collectors and sinners?"
Mark 9:14
Coming to the disciples, he saw a great multitude around them, and scribes questioning them.

Why

Matthew 11:19
The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Behold, a gluttonous man and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' But wisdom is justified by her children."
Isaiah 65:5
who say, Stand by yourself, don't come near to me, for I am holier than you. These are a smoke in my nose, a fire that burns all the day.
Luke 5:30
Their scribes and the Pharisees murmured against his disciples, saying, "Why do you eat and drink with the tax collectors and sinners?"
Luke 15:1
Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming close to him to hear him.
Luke 19:7
When they saw it, they all murmured, saying, "He has gone in to lodge with a man who is a sinner."
1 Corinthians 5:9
I wrote to you in my letter to have no company with sexual sinners;
Galatians 2:15
"We, being Jews by nature, and not Gentile sinners,
Hebrews 5:2
The high priest can deal gently with those who are ignorant and going astray, because he himself is also surrounded with weakness.
2 John 1:10
If anyone comes to you, and doesn't bring this teaching, don't receive him into your house, and don't welcome him,

General references

Mark 2:15
It happened, that he was reclining at the table in his house, and many tax collectors and sinners sat down with Jesus and his disciples, for there were many, and they followed him.
Luke 15:1
Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming close to him to hear him.