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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Scribes

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  • Antiquity of
    Judges 5:14

  • Wore an inkhorn at their girdles
    Ezekiel 9:2,3

  • FAMILIES CELEBRATED FOR FURNISHING
    • Kenites
      1 Chronicles 2:55
    • Zebulun
      Judges 5:14
    • Levi
      1 Chronicles 24:6; 2 Chronicles 34:13

  • Generally men of great wisdom
    1 Chronicles 27:32

  • Often learned in the law
    Ezra 7:6

  • Were ready writers
    Psalm 45:1

  • ACTED AS
    • Secretaries to kings
      2 Samuel 8:17; 20:25; 2 Kings 12:10; Esther 3:12
    • Secretaries to prophets
      Jeremiah 36:5,26
    • Notaries in courts of justice
      Jeremiah 32:11,12
    • Religious teachers
      Nehemiah 8:2-6
    • Writers of public documents
      1 Chronicles 24:6
    • Keepers of the muster-rolls of the host
      2 Kings 25:19; 2 Chronicles 26:11; Jeremiah 52:25

  • MODERN
    • Were doctors of the law
      Mark 12:28; Matthew 22:35
    • Wore long robes and loved pre-eminence
      Mark 12:38,39
    • Sat in Moses' seat
      Matthew 23:2
    • Were frequently Pharisees
      Acts 23:9
    • Esteemed wise and learned
      1 Corinthians 1:20
    • Regarded as interpreters of Scripture
      Matthew 2:4; 17:10; Mark 12:35
    • Their manner of teaching contrasting with that of Christ
      Matthew 7:29; Mark 1:22
    • Condemned by Christ for hypocrisy
      Matthew 23:15
    • Often offended at out Lord's conduct and teaching
      Matthew 21:15; Mark 2:6,7,16; 3:22
    • Tempted our Lord
      John 8:3
    • Active in procuring our Lord's death
      Matthew 26:3; Luke 23:10
    • Persecuted the Christians
      Acts 4:5; 18:21; 6:12

  • Illustrated of well instructed ministers of the gospel
    Matthew 13:52

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Scribes'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/s/scribes.html. 1897.

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