He was Pharisaic ally thankful that he was not as that conglomerate group in the Bannister box.
The answer struck at the principle of the Pharisaic character.
The Baptist had been a scrupulous observer of the law; his strict asceticism vied with the rigor of Pharisaic profession.
Of course there could not be, in the nature of things, a Pharisaic Christology.
He did denounce the Pharisaic shams, the hollow hypocrisies, which had eaten away the nation's heart and strength.
For the radicalism of the time was exclusively, we may say, Pharisaic.
For the Pharisaic system which produced such deplorable moral results, was an experiment in external ethics.
The moral rules of the Pharisaic Rabbis should also be included.
The suppression of the Pharisaic ordinances and the punishment of those who observed them led to some disturbance.
They carried the Pharisaic demand for separateness to the extreme of asceticism.