And Jesus knowing it, says to them, Why reason ye because ye have no bread? Do ye not yet perceive nor understand? Have ye your heart yet hardened?
And if any one say to you, Why do ye this? say, The Lord has need of it; and straightway he sends it hither.
And he said to them, Why is it that ye have sought me? did ye not know that I ought to be occupied in my Father's business?
But Jesus, knowing their reasonings, answering said to them, Why reason ye in your hearts?
He answered them, I told you already and ye did not hear: why do ye desire to hear again? do ye also wish to become his disciples?
And Peter going down to the men said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause for which ye come?
Wherefore also, having been sent for, I came without saying anything against it. I inquire therefore for what reason ye have sent for me.
And Jehovah said to Abraham, Why is this, that Sarah laughs, saying, Shall I indeed bear, when I am become old?
and saying, Men, why do ye these things? We also are men of like passions with you, preaching to you to turn from these vanities to the living God, who made the heaven, and the earth, and the sea, and all things in them;
2 Samuel 13:26
And Absalom said, If not, I pray thee, let my brother Amnon go with us. And the king said to him, Why should he go with thee?
he answered and said to Arioch the king's captain, Why is the decree so rigorous from the king? Then Arioch made the thing known to Daniel.
They say to him, Why then did Moses command to give a letter of divorce and to send her away?
And his disciples demanded of him saying, Why then say the scribes that Elias must first have come?
And they asked him saying, Why do the scribes say that Elias must first have come?
He says to them, How then does David in Spirit call him Lord, saying,
And groaning in his spirit, he says, Why does this generation seek a sign? Verily I say unto you, A sign shall in no wise be given to this generation.
the chiliarch commanded him to be brought into the fortress, saying that he should be examined by scourging, that he might ascertain for what cause they cried thus against him.
Whence come wars and whence fightings among you? Is it not thence, from your pleasures, which war in your members?
Different persons therefore cried out some different thing; for the assembly was tumultuous, and the most did not know for what cause they had come together.