Mark 11:15-33 "And they come to Jerusalem: and..." KJV - Online Bible Study And they come to Jerusalem: and Jesus went into the temple, and began to cast out them thatsold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats ofthem that sold doves; 16 And would not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through thetemple. 17 And he taught , saying unto them, Is it not written , My house shall be called of allnations the house of prayer? but ye have made it a den of thieves. 18 And the scribes and chiefpriests heard it, and sought how they might destroy him: for they feared him, because all thepeople was astonished at his doctrine. 19 And when even was come , he went out of the city. 20And in the morning, as they passed by , they saw the fig tree dried up from the roots. 21 AndPeter calling to remembrance saith unto him, Master, behold, the fig tree which thou cursedst is withered away . 22 And Jesus answering saith unto them, Have faith in God. 23 For verily I sayunto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed , and be thou cast intothe sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass ; he shall have whatsoever he saith . 24 Therefore I say unto you, What thingssoever ye desire , when ye pray , believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them. 25 Andwhen ye stand praying , forgive , if ye have ought against any: that your Father also which is inheaven may forgive you your trespasses. 26 But if ye do not forgive , neither will your Fatherwhich is in heaven forgive your trespasses. 27 And they come again to Jerusalem: and as he waswalking in the temple, there come to him the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders, 28 Andsay unto him, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority to dothese things? 29 And Jesus answered and said unto them, I will also ask of you one question, andanswer me, and I will tell you by what authority I do these things. 30 The baptism of John, was itfrom heaven, or of men? answer me. 31 And they reasoned with themselves, saying , If we shallsay , From heaven; he will say , Why then did ye not believe him? 32 But if we shall say , Of men;they feared the people: for all men counted John, that he was a prophet indeed. 33 And theyanswered and said unto Jesus, We cannot tell . And Jesus answering saith unto them, Neither do Itell you by what authority I do these things.
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