But this people who knows not the law are cursed.
Treasury of Scripture
John 9:34,40 They answered and said to him, You were altogether born in sins, and do you teach us? And they cast him out...
Isaiah 5:21 Woe to them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight!
Isaiah 28:14 Why hear the word of the LORD, you scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.
Isaiah 29:14-19 Therefore, behold, I will proceed to do a marvelous work among this people, even a marvelous work and a wonder...
Isaiah 65:5 Which say, Stand by yourself, come not near to me; for I am holier than you. These are a smoke in my nose...
1 Corinthians 1:20,21 Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? has not God made foolish the wisdom of this world...
1 Corinthians 3:18-20 Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seems to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise...
James 3:13-18 Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom...
ContextUnbelief of the Jewish Leaders
45Then came the officers to the chief priests and Pharisees; and they said to them, Why have you not brought him? 46The officers answered, Never man spoke like this man. 47Then answered them the Pharisees, Are you also deceived? 48Have any of the rulers or of the Pharisees believed on him? 49But this people who knows not the law are cursed. 50Nicodemus said to them, (he that came to Jesus by night, being one of them,) 51Does our law judge any man, before it hear him, and know what he does? 52They answered and said to him, Are you also of Galilee? Search, and look: for out of Galilee rises no prophet. 53And every man went to his own house.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
But this multitude that knoweth not the law are accursed.
But this multitude, that knoweth not the law, are accursed.
Darby Bible Translation
But this crowd, which does not know the law, are accursed.
King James Bible
But this people who knoweth not the law are cursed.
Young's Literal Translation
but this multitude, that is not knowing the law, is accursed.'