"Change your ways and your deeds, and I'll let you live in this place. Don't trust deceptive words like these, and say, "The Temple of the LORD, the Temple of the LORD, the Temple of the LORD,'
"How terrible it will be for you, blind guides! You say, "Whoever swears an oath by the sanctuary is excused, but whoever swears an oath by the gold of the sanctuary must keep his oath.'
Has this house that is called by my name become a hideout for bandits in your eyes? Look, I'm watching," declares the LORD.
He told them, "It is written, "My house is to be called a house of prayer,' but you are turning it into a hideout for bandits!"
Then he began to teach them: "It is written, is it not, "My house is to be called a house of prayer for all nations'? But you've turned it into a hideout for bandits!"
He told them, "It is written, "My house is to be called a house of prayer,' but you have turned it into a hideout for bandits!"
"Watch out! I'm sending my messenger, and he will prepare the way before me. Then suddenly, the LORD you are looking for will come to his Temple. He is the messenger of the covenant whom you desire. Watch out! He is coming!" says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
Then the Devil took him to the Holy City and had him stand on the highest point of the Temple.
The Devil also took him into Jerusalem and had him stand on the highest point of the Temple. He told Jesus, "Since you are the Son of God, throw yourself down from here,
As Jesus left the Temple and was walking away, his disciples came up to him to point out to him the Temple buildings.
As Jesus was leaving the Temple, one of his disciples told him, "Look, Teacher, what large stones and what beautiful buildings!"
Now while some people were talking about the Temple how it was decorated with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God he said,
His disciples remembered that it was written, "Zeal for your house will consume me."
I will shake all nations, and the One desired by all nations will come. Then I will fill this house with glory,' says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
You blind fools! What is more important, the gold or the sanctuary that made the gold holy?
The one who swears an oath by the sanctuary swears by it and by the one who lives there.