Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and despised of the people.
For the music director; a psalm of David. In you, O Lord, I have taken shelter! Never let me be humiliated! Vindicate me by rescuing me!
For I suffer humiliation for your sake and am thoroughly disgraced.
You cause those who know me to keep their distance; you make me an appalling sight to them. I am trapped and cannot get free.
This is what the Lord, the protector of Israel, their Holy One, says to the one who is despised and rejected by nations, a servant of rulers: "Kings will see and rise in respect, princes will bow down, because of the faithful Lord, the Holy One of Israel who has chosen you."
He was despised and rejected by people, one who experienced pain and was acquainted with illness; people hid their faces from him; he was despised, and we considered him insignificant.
Let him offer his cheek to the one who hits him; let him have his fill of insults.
The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Look at him, a glutton and a drunk, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' But wisdom is vindicated by her deeds."
But when the Pharisees heard this they said, "He does not cast out demons except by the power of Beelzebul, the ruler of demons!"
But the chief priests and the elders persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to have Jesus killed.
Then the Jewish leaders were astonished and said, "How does this man know so much when he has never had formal instruction?"
The Judeans replied, "Aren't we correct in saying that you are a Samaritan and are possessed by a demon?"
They sang the song of Moses the servant of God and the song of the Lamb: "Great and astounding are your deeds, Lord God, the All-Powerful! Just and true are your ways, King over the nations!
Therefore, to sanctify the people by his own blood, Jesus also suffered outside the camp.