SCRIBES

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What are Scribes?

  • Professional interpreters of the Law in the Jewish synagogues

  • The origin of the profession dates from the return of the captivity

  • Formal and legalistic trend of Jewish piety during the post- Exilic period

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More members of the Israelite power elite in the elders, chief priests, and scribes. The elders acted as community leaders and judges. The chief priests were members of the high priestly families or those acting with the authority of the high priest, while the scribes with whom Jesus argued were probably lawyers and judges. Hence conflicts with Jesus. Claimed authority over the law

See Mark 12:38-40

Which devour widows’ houses, and for a pretence make long prayers: these shall receive greater damnation.

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what we believed in? what was our mission?

well are basically the same as the Pharisees
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