And some of the pharisees said to them, Why do ye do that which is not lawful to do on the sabbath-days?
And when the pharisees saw it they said to Him, See, thy disciples are doing what is not lawful for them to do on the sabbath.
Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat.
Wo unto you scribes and pharisees, hypocrites, who tithe even your mint, and anise, and cummin, but neglect the weightier matters of the law, judgement, mercy, and fidelity: these ye ought undoubtedly to practise, and not to omit the others.
And the pharisees said to Him, See, why do they what is not lawful to be done on the sabbath-day?
And they said unto Him, Why do the disciples of John frequently fast and pray, and likewise those of the pharisees; but thine eat and drink?
And the scribes and pharisees watched Him to see if He would work a cure on the sabbath: that they might find an accusation against Him.
And immediately the man was cured: and he took up his bed and walked.
And for this did the Jews persecute Jesus, and endeavoured to put Him to death; because He had done these things on the sabbath-day.
Now it was the sabbath-day, when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.