Why Do Others Do This?

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Mark 8:17

And being aware [of it], Jesus said to them, Why are you reasoning and saying it is because you have no bread? Do you not yet discern or understand? Are your hearts in [a settled state of] hardness?

Mark 11:3

If anyone asks you, Why are you doing this? answer, The Lord needs it, and He will send it back here presently.

Luke 2:49

And He said to them, How is it that you had to look for Me? Did you not see and know that it is necessary [as a duty] for Me to be in My Father's house and [occupied] about My Father's business?

John 9:27

He answered, I already told you and you would not listen. Why do you want to hear it again? Can it be that you wish to become His disciples also?

Acts 10:21

Then Peter went down to the men and said, I am the man you seek; what is the purpose of your coming?

Acts 10:29

Therefore when I was sent for, I came without hesitation or objection or misgivings. So now I ask for what reason you sent for me.

Genesis 18:13

And the Lord asked Abraham, Why did Sarah laugh, saying, Shall I really bear a child when I am so old?

Acts 14:15

Men, why are you doing this? We also are [only] human beings, of nature like your own, and we bring you the good news (Gospel) that you should turn away from these foolish and vain things to the living God, Who made the heaven and the earth and the sea and everything that they contain.

2 Samuel 13:26

Then said Absalom, If not, I pray you, let my brother Amnon go with us. And the king said to him, Why should he go with you?

Daniel 2:15

He said to Arioch, the king's captain, Why is the decree so urgent and hasty from the king? Then Arioch explained the matter to Daniel.

Matthew 19:7

They said to Him, Why then did Moses command [us] to give a certificate of divorce and thus to dismiss and repudiate a wife?

Matthew 17:10

The disciples asked Him, Then why do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?

Mark 9:11

And they asked Him, Why do the scribes say that it is necessary for Elijah to come first?

Matthew 22:43

He said to them, How is it then that David, under the influence of the [Holy] Spirit, calls Him Lord, saying,

2 Corinthians 11:11

And why? Because I do not love you [do not have a preference for you, wish you well, and regard your welfare]? God perceives and knows that I do!

Mark 8:12

And He groaned and sighed deeply in His spirit and said, Why does this generation demand a sign? Positively I say to you, no sign shall be given this generation.

Acts 22:24

The commandant ordered that Paul be brought into the barracks, and that he be examined by scourging in order that [the commandant] might learn why the people cried out thus against him.

James 4:1

What leads to strife (discord and feuds) and how do conflicts (quarrels and fightings) originate among you? Do they not arise from your sensual desires that are ever warring in your bodily members?

Acts 19:32

Now some shouted one thing and some another, for the gathering was in a tumult and most of them did not know why they had come together.

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