He sent them to Bethlehem, and said, "Go and search diligently for the young child. When you have found him, bring me word, so that I also may come and worship him."
Being warned in a dream that they shouldn't return to Herod, they went back to their own country another way.
I will give to you the keys of the Kingdom of Heaven, and whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven; and whatever you release on earth will be released in heaven."
Jesus came to them and spoke to them, saying, "All authority has been given to me in heaven and on earth.
They were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as having authority, and not as the scribes.
They were all amazed, so that they questioned among themselves, saying, "What is this? A new teaching? For with authority he commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey him!"
But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins"--he said to the paralytic--
For he said to him, "Come out of the man, you unclean spirit!"
He called to himself the twelve, and began to send them out two by two; and he gave them authority over the unclean spirits.
and they began saying to him, "By what authority do you do these things? Or who gave you this authority to do these things?"
Now it happened in those days, that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled.
The devil said to him, "I will give you all this authority, and their glory, for it has been delivered to me; and I give it to whomever I want.
and they were astonished at his teaching, for his word was with authority.
He said to them, "It isn't for you to know times or seasons which the Father has set within His own authority.
"Men of Israel, hear these words! Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved by God to you by mighty works and wonders and signs which God did by him in the midst of you, even as you yourselves know,
For by him were all things created, in the heavens and on the earth, things visible and things invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers; all things have been created through him, and for him.