John 2:16
To those selling doves He said, "Get these out of here! How dare you turn My Father's house into a marketplace!"
Cross References
Matthew 21:12
Then Jesus went into the temple courts and drove out all who were buying and selling there. He overturned the tables of the money changers and the seats of those selling doves.

Matthew 22:5
But they paid no attention and went away, one to his field, and another to his business.

Luke 2:49
"Why were you looking for Me?" He asked. "Did you not know that I had to be in My Father's house?"

John 2:15
So He made a whip out of cords and drove all from the temple courts, both sheep and cattle. He poured out the coins of the money changers and overturned their tables.

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Isaiah 56:5-11
I will give them, in My house and within My walls, a memorial and a name better than that of sons and daughters. I will give them an everlasting name that will not be cut off. . . .

Jeremiah 7:11
Has this house, which bears My name, become a den of robbers in your sight? Yes, I too have seen it, declares the LORD.

Hosea 12:7, 8
A merchant loves to defraud with dishonest scales in his hands. . . .

Matthew 21:13
And He declared to them, "It is written: 'My house will be called a house of prayer.' But you are making it 'a den of robbers.'"

Mark 11:17
Then He began to teach them and declare, "Is it not written: 'My house will be called a house of prayer for all the nations'? But you have made it 'a den of robbers.'"

Acts 19:24-27
It began with a silversmith named Demetrius, who had brought much business to the craftsmen making silver shrines of Artemis. . . .

1 Timothy 6:5
and constant friction between men of depraved mind who are devoid of the truth. These men regard godliness as a means of gain.

2 Peter 2:3, 14, 15
In their greed, these false teachers will exploit you with tales they have concocted. The longstanding verdict against them remains in force, and their destruction does not sleep. . . .


John 5:17
But Jesus answered them, "To this very day My Father is at His work, and I too am working."

John 8:49
"I do not have a demon, " Jesus replied, "but I honor My Father, and you dishonor Me.

John 10:29
My Father who has given them to Me is greater than all. No one can snatch them out of My Father's hand.

John 20:17
"Do not cling to Me, " Jesus said, "for I have not yet ascended to the Father. But go and tell My brothers, 'I am ascending to My Father and your Father, to My God and your God.'"

Luke 2:49
"Why were you looking for Me?" He asked. "Did you not know that I had to be in My Father's house?"

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