Corrupt Priests

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Malachi 2:3

"Look, I am going to rebuke your descendants, and I will spread animal waste over your faces, the waste from your festival sacrifices, and you will be taken away with it.

Jeremiah 5:31

The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests rule by their own authority. My people love it like this. But what will you do at the end of it?

Ezekiel 22:26

Her priests do violence to My law and profane My holy things. They make no distinction between the holy and the common, and they do not explain the difference between the clean and the unclean. They disregard My Sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.

Hosea 5:1

Hear this, priests! Pay attention, house of Israel! Listen, royal house! For the judgment applies to you because you have been a snare at Mizpah and a net spread out on Tabor.

Hosea 6:9

Like robbers who wait in ambush for someone, a band of priests murders on the road to Shechem. They commit atrocities.

Zephaniah 3:4

Her prophets are reckless- treacherous men. Her priests profane the sanctuary; they do violence to instruction.

Matthew 27:20

The chief priests and the elders, however, persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to execute Jesus.

Matthew 27:41

In the same way the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked Him and said,

Mark 15:11

But the chief priests stirred up the crowd so that he would release Barabbas to them instead.

John 19:6

When the chief priests and the temple police saw Him, they shouted, "Crucify! Crucify!" Pilate responded, "Take Him and crucify Him yourselves, for I find no grounds for charging Him."

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John 19:6

When the chief priests and the temple police saw Him, they shouted, "Crucify! Crucify!" Pilate responded, "Take Him and crucify Him yourselves, for I find no grounds for charging Him."

Matthew 27:41

In the same way the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked Him and said,

Zephaniah 3:4

Her prophets are reckless- treacherous men. Her priests profane the sanctuary; they do violence to instruction.

Mark 15:11

But the chief priests stirred up the crowd so that he would release Barabbas to them instead.

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John 19:6

When the chief priests and the temple police saw Him, they shouted, "Crucify! Crucify!" Pilate responded, "Take Him and crucify Him yourselves, for I find no grounds for charging Him."

Matthew 27:41

In the same way the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked Him and said,

Zephaniah 3:4

Her prophets are reckless- treacherous men. Her priests profane the sanctuary; they do violence to instruction.

Mark 15:11

But the chief priests stirred up the crowd so that he would release Barabbas to them instead.

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