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And he said to them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it, and lift it out?
what. This was an argumentum ad hominem. The Jews held that such things were lawful on the sabbath day, and our Saviour very properly appealed to their canons in vindication of his intention to heal the distressed man.
Luke 13:15-17 The Lord then answered him, and said, You hypocrite, does not each one of you on the sabbath loose his ox or his donkey from the stall...
Luke 14:5 And answered them, saying, Which of you shall have an donkey or an ox fallen into a pit...
Exodus 23:4,5 If you meet your enemy's ox or his donkey going astray, you shall surely bring it back to him again...
Deuteronomy 22:4 You shall not see your brother's donkey or his ox fall down by the way, and hide yourself from them...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd he said unto them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it, and lift [it] out?
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Matthew Chapter 12 Verse 11
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NT Gospels: Matthew 12:11 He said to them What man (Matt. Mat Mt)