Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I bear them record that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.
I bear them
2 Corinthians 8:3
so that according to their ability, I testify, and beyond their ability, willingly,
Where then is your satisfaction? For I testify to you, that if possible, having plucked your eyes out, ye would have given them to me.
For I testify about him, that he has much zeal for you, and those in Laodicea, and those in Hierapolis.
2 Kings 10:16
And he said, Come with me, and see my zeal for LORD. So they made him ride in his chariot.
They will make you excommunicated from the synagogues. But the hour comes that every man who kills you will presume to be offering service to God.
And when the men heard, they glorified God, having said to him, Thou see, brother, how many thousands there are of the Jews who have believed, and they are all zealots of the law.
I am indeed a Jewish man, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but reared in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, reared accurately in the paternal law, being a zealot of God, as ye all are today.
Indeed therefore I thought it necessary for myself to do many things contrary to the name of Jesus the Nazarene,
And I advanced in Judaism beyond many contemporaries among my race, being a more extreme zealot of my paternal traditions.
They are zealous for you but not honorably. They want to exclude you, so that ye may be zealous for them.
regarding zeal, persecuting the church; regarding the righteousness in law, having become blameless.
For not understanding the righteousness of God, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, they did not submit to the righteousness of God.
But Israel who pursued a law of righteousness, did not arrive to a law of righteousness.
Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge, who eat up my people [as] they eat bread, and call not upon LORD?
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good. And he who hastens with his feet sins.
In that day LORD with his hard and great and strong sword will punish leviathan the swift serpent, and leviathan the crooked serpent, and he will kill the monster that is in the sea.
2 Corinthians 4:4
in whom the god of this age has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, in order for the light of the good-news of the glory of the Christ (who is a likeness of God) not to shine forth to them.
And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment