And when Jesus drew near and saw the city he wept over it, saying,”Would that even today you knew the things that make for peace. But now they are hid from your eyes!
“For the days shall come upon you when your enemies will cast up a bank around you and surround you, and hem you in on every side, and dash you to the ground, you and all your children within you; and they will not leave one stone upon another in you, because you did not know the time of your visitation.”
And he entered the Temple and began to drive out those who sold, saying to them, “It is written, ‘My House shall be a house of prayer;’ but you have made it a den of robbers.”
And he was teaching daily in the Temple.
The chief priests and the scribes and the principle men of the people sought to destroy him; but they did not find anything they could do; for the people hung upon his words.