Bible Cross References
But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.
Jeremiah 11:21
The people of Anathoth wanted me killed, and they told me that they would kill me if I kept on proclaiming the LORD's message.
Jeremiah 12:6
Even your relatives, members of your own family, have betrayed you; they join in the attacks against you. Do not trust them, even though they speak friendly words."
Matthew 13:57
And so they rejected him. Jesus said to them, "A prophet is respected everywhere except in his hometown and by his own family."
Luke 4:24
I tell you this," Jesus added, "prophets are never welcomed in their hometown.
John 4:44
For he himself had said, "Prophets are not respected in their own country."