Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And it came to pass on the second sabbath after the first, that he went through the corn fields; and his disciples plucked the ears of corn, and did eat, rubbing them in their hands.

Bible References

The second

Exodus 12:15
For seven days let your food be unleavened bread; from the first day no leaven is to be seen in your houses: whoever takes bread with leaven in it, from the first till the seventh day, will be cut off from Israel.
Leviticus 23:7
On the first day you will have a holy meeting; you may do no sort of field-work.
Deuteronomy 16:9
Let seven weeks be numbered from the first day when the grain is cut.


Matthew 12:1
At that time Jesus went through the fields on the Sabbath day; and his disciples, being in need of food, were taking the heads of grain.
Mark 2:23
And it came about that on the Sabbath day he was going through the grain-fields; and while they were walking, his disciples took the heads of grain.

And his

Deuteronomy 23:25
When you go into your neighbour's field, you may take the heads of grain with your hand; but you may not put your blade to his grain.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain