Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
All the crowds of people were amazed and said, "Can this [Jesus] be the son of David?"
And the experts in the law of Moses who had come down from Jerusalem were saying [Note: This followed the incident of Jesus healing a man with an evil spirit. See Matt. 12:22-28], "He has Beelzebub [in him]," and "He is driving out evil spirits by [the power of] the chief of evil spirits."
But some of the people said, "He is driving out evil spirits by [the power of] Beelzebub, the chief of evil spirits."
For every person who practices evil things hates the light [of truth] and does not come to it, for fear of having his deeds exposed [as sinful].