- These verse record four encounters with the scribes and Pharisees.
What were the grounds of their growing opposition to Jesus?
And what were the truths and the principles that (as his answers reveal) determined the actions of Jesus?
- [Luke 5:36-39].What happens when formal religion encounters the new life that Jesus brings?
How do the incidents in today’s passage illustrate the truth of these verses? (Cf. 1 Sam. 15:22; Heb. 10:8, 9.)
Since, Jesus is the Lord of the Sabbath [all Worship as the assembly gathers]; what does that demand of in our worship services.
6:1 – This was allowed on other days (Deut 23:25), but was regarded by the scribes as work, and therefore prohibited on the Sabbath.