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Matt 21:18–20

21:18–20 Matthew condenses an incident that took place on two separate days (cf. Mark 11:12–14, 20–26). The linking of this incident with the cleansing of the temple hints at God’s imminent punishment of Israel by the destruction of the city and the temple (Jer. 24:1–8).