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Jesus left there and went to his hometown, accompanied by his disciples. 2 When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. "Where did this man get these things?" they asked. "What's this wisdom that has been given him, that he even does miracles! 3 Isn't this the carpenter? Isn't this Mary's son and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas and Simon? Aren't his sisters here with us?" And they took offense at him. 4 Jesus said to them, "Only in his hometown, among his relatives and in his own house is a prophet without honour."
to treat as common or ordinary
to treat as precious
weighty or valuable
(Jesus) could not do any miracles there, except lay his hands on a few sick people and heal them. 6 And he was amazed at their lack of faith.
Honour your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.
7 Give to everyone what you owe them: If you owe taxes, pay taxes; if revenue, then revenue; if respect, then respect; if honour, then honour.
17 The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honour, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching.
-1 Timothy 5:17-
Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honour.
-Romans 12:10 ESV-
You who fear the Lord, praise him! All you descendants of Jacob, honour him! Revere him, all you descendants of Israel!
The Lord says: "These people come near to me with their mouth
and honour me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me…”