Matthew Chapter 23

Christ pronounces judgment on the scribes and Pharisees for their hypocrisies and the guilt of the blood of the prophets in the past. See references in Matt 23:25-35.

Matthew 23:25-35

Luke 11:49-51 (P)

Zechariah son of Jehoiada stoned at the command of Joash, and we see the judicial end upon Joash. See links in Matt. 23:25-35.

Matthew 23:25-35

2 Chronicles 24:20-27 (P)

Christ pronounces judgment on the scribes and Pharisees and the guilt of Israel in slaying their own prophets. See links of this in 2 Chr 24:20-27, Zech 1:1 and Luke 11:49-51.

Matthew 23:25-35 (P)

2 Chronicles 24:20-27

Zechariah 1:1

Luke 11:49-51

Acts 7:52

Revelation 11:7-11

Revelation 16:6

Revelation 18:24

Stephen lays on the Jews the guilt of the prophets which your fathers have persecuted and slain. See references in Matt 23:25-35.

Matthew 23:25-35

Acts 7:52 (P)


Angels of the waters justify the judgments of the 2nd and 3rd bowls (affecting the waters) saying "thou art righteous, who art and wast, the holy one, that thou hast judged so; for they have poured out the blood of the saints and prophets". See links belo

Matthew 23:34-36

Luke 11:49-51

Revelation 15:3,4

See footnote "b" JND bible vs.4 about thou art holy.

Revelation 16:5-7 (P)

Revelation 18:24

Christ's judgment on Jerusalem, "Behold your house is left unto you desolate" and you will not see me until you say "blessed be he that comes in the name of the Lord". See many references in Psalm 69:25 and 118:26.

Matthew 23:36-39 (P,M)

Psalms 69:25

Psalms 118:26

JT v48, pp464

JND v2, pp369

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp146

JND Collected writings.

Enemies of Christ become desolate. (Judas & Pharisees etc.)

Matthew 23:38

Psalms 69:25 (P,G)

Matthew 27:3-10

Acts 1:20

Shekinah glory departs. See links below of Shekinah glory departing and returning. See mainly Exodus 40:34,35.

Matthew 23:38-39 (P)

As Christ left this scene, so would the glory depart and the destruction of The temple foretold. See links on Matthew 24:2.

Exodus 40:34-35

1 Kings 8:10-11

2 Chronicles 5:13-14

Isaiah 6:4

Ezekiel 10:18 (P)

Ezekiel 11:23

Ezekiel 43:2

Ezekiel 44:1

Revelation 15:8

Revelation 21:23

Heavenly, not Millenial related to the earth.

JND v2, pp49

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp315,316

Jnd Collected writings.

The Jews' house left to them desolate, until they say (regarding Christ) "blessed be he that cometh in the name of Jehovah". It also involved the destruction of Jerusalem.

Matthew 23:39

Psalms 69:25

Psalms 118:26 (P,M)

Matthew 21:9,15

Matthew 24:1,2

Luke 19:38,42-44

JND v2, pp369

JND Collected writings.

The Lord (master of the house) coming as a thief. See links in 1 Thess 5:1-4.

Matthew 23:43 (P,M)

1 Thessalonians 5:1-4