cleansing of the temple

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  • The other Evangelists do not record this cleansing of the Temple at the beginning of Christ's ministry, but, as we all know, tell of a similar act at its very close. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture: John 1-14, Maclaren
  • It is at this point that Mark inserts the cleansing of the temple which John shows to belong rather to Jesus' first public visit to Jerusalem. Cited from The Life of Jesus of Nazareth, by Rush Rhees
  • It is a mistake to think of the cleansing of the temple as a distinct Messianic manifesto. Cited from The Life of Jesus of Nazareth, by Rush Rhees
  • That is, the feast of the purifying or cleansing of the temple. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, 2 Machabees Book 46
  • If parallel narratives, such as the healing of the paralytic, the cleansing of the Temple, or the feeding of the five thousand, are compared, this will be very clearly seen. Cited from The Gospels in the Second Century, by William Sanday
  • The cleansing of the temple, although it was no more than any prophet sure of his divine commission would have done, was a bold challenge to the people to consider who he was who ventured thus to criticise the priestly administration of God's house. Cited from The Life of Jesus of Nazareth, by Rush Rhees
  • A courteous Hebrew explains to him that the joyful festival commemorates the cleansing of the Temple after its profanation by Antiochus Epiphanes, two hundred years before. Cited from An Easter Disciple, by Arthur Benton Sanford