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Torrey's Topical Textbook
A sect of the Jews
The strictest observers of the Mosaic ritual
By descent, especially esteemed
Believed in the resurrection &c
Made broad their phylacteries
Their opinions, a standard for others
Many priest and Levites were of
Many rulers, lawyers, and scribes were of
Joh 3:1; Ac 5:34; 23:9.
Lu 5:33; Ac 22:3.
Some came to John for baptism
As a body, rejected John's baptism
Often invited by.
Imputed Christ's miracles to Satan's power
Lu 7:36; 11:37.
Condemned by, for associating with sinners.
Mt 9:11; Lu 7:39; 15:1,2.
Asked for signs by.
Mt 12:38; 16:1.
Tempted by, with questions about the law.
Mt 19:3; 22:15,16,35.
Watched by, for evil.
Offended, by his doctrine.
Mt 15:12; 21:45; Lu 16:14.
Declared the imaginary righteousness of, to be insufficient for salvation.
Declared the doctrines of, to be hypocrisy.
Mt 16:6,11,12; Lu 12:1.
Denounced woes against.
Called, and evil and adulterous generation.
Called, serpents and generation of vipers.
Called fools and blind guides.
Compared, to whited sepulchres.
Compared, to graves that appear not.
Left Judea for a time on account of.
Mt 9:34; 12:24.
Sent officers to apprehend Christ
Often sought to destroy Christ
Mt 12:14; 21:46; Joh 11:47,53,57.
Descended from Casluhim
Originally dwelt in the land of Caphtor
Jer 47:4; Am 9:7.
Conquered the Avims and took from them the west coast of Canaan
Were a great people and governed by kings in the patriarchal age
Ge 21:22,34; 26:8.
Men of great strength and stature amongst
1Sa 17:4-7; 2Sa 21:16,18-20.
Some of, left to prove Israel
Always confederated with the enemies of Israel
Ps 83:7; Isa 9:11,12.
Shamgar slew six hundred of, and delivered Israel
Oppressed Israel after the death of Jair for eighteen years
Oppressed Israel after the death of Abdon forty years
Defeated Israel at Ebenezer
Defeated Israel and took the ark
Put the ark into Dagon's house
Plagued for retaining the ark
Sent back the ark and were healed
Miraculously routed at Mizpeh
Jonathan smote a garrison of, at Geba and provoked them
Invaded the land of Israel with a great army
Jonathan and his armour-bearer smote a garrison of, at the passages
Saul constantly at war with
Defied Israel by their champion
Defeated Israel at Ephesdammim and pursued to Ekron
Gathered all their armies to Aphek against Israel
1Sa 28:1; 29:1.
Ziklag a town of, taken and plundered by the Amalekites
Israel defeated by, and Saul slain
Besieged in Gibbethon by Nadab
Sent by God against Jehoram
Defeated by Uzziah
Distressed Judah under Ahaz
Defeated by Hezekiah
Israel condemned for imitating
Jdj 10:6; Am 6:2; 9:7.