When the Pharisees and Sadducees arrived, in order to test Jesus they asked him to show them a sign from heaven.
The Pharisees arrived and began arguing with Jesus. They tested him by demanding from him a sign from heaven.
Others, wanting to test Jesus, kept asking him for a sign from heaven.
One of them, an expert in the Law, tested him by asking,
Some Pharisees came to him in order to test him. They asked, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any reason?"
Some Pharisees came to test him. They asked, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?"
Just then an expert in the Law stood up to test Jesus. He asked, "Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?"
They said this to test him, so that they might have a charge against him. But Jesus bent down and began to write on the ground with his finger.
Recognizing their wickedness, Jesus asked, "Why are you testing me, you hypocrites?
Seeing through their hypocrisy, Jesus replied to them, "Why are you testing me? Bring me a denarius and let me look at it."
"You are the ones who have always stood by me in my trials.
and told them, "You brought this man to me as one who turns the people against the government. And here in your presence I have examined him and have found him "Not Guilty' of the charges you make against him.