Contributed by John Lowe on Apr 26, 2018
The Pharisees were a religious and political party in New Testament times. They were known for insisting that the law of God be observed, as the scribes interpreted it, and for their special commitment to keeping the laws of tithing and ritual purity.
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Matthew 22:15-22 (focal passage); Mark 12:13-17; Luke 20:20-26
15 Then the Pharisees went and plotted how they might entangle Him in His talk.
16 And they sent to Him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, “Teacher, we know