Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.
What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone astray, does he not leave the ninety-nine and go to the mountains in search of the one that went astray?
"What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he loses one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness, and go after the one which is lost until he finds it?