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Summary

And the scribes and Pharisees watched him, whether he would heal on the sabbath day; that they might find an accusation against him.

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Watched

Luke 13:14
But the leader of the synagogue, indignant because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath, responded by telling the crowd, “There are six days when work should be done; therefore come on those days and be healed and not on the Sabbath day.”
Luke 14:1
One Sabbath, when He went to eat at the house of one of the leading Pharisees, they were watching Him closely.
Psalm 37:32
The wicked one lies in wait for the righteous
and seeks to kill him;
Psalm 38:12
Those who seek my life set traps,
and those who want to harm me threaten to destroy me;
they plot treachery all day long.
Isaiah 29:21
those who, with their speech,
accuse a person of wrongdoing,
who set a trap at the gate for the mediator,
and without cause deprive the righteous of justice.
Jeremiah 20:10
For I have heard the gossip of many people,
“Terror is on every side!
Report him; let’s report him!”
Everyone I trusted watches for my fall.
“Perhaps he will be deceived
so that we might prevail against him
and take our vengeance on him.”
Mark 3:2
In order to accuse Him, they were watching Him closely to see whether He would heal him on the Sabbath.
John 5:10
so the Jews said to the man who had been healed, “This is the Sabbath! It’s illegal for you to pick up your mat.”
John 9:16
Therefore some of the Pharisees said, “This man is not from God, for He doesn’t keep the Sabbath!” But others were saying, “How can a sinful man perform such signs?” And there was a division among them.

General references

Matthew 23:24
Blind guides! You strain out a gnat, yet gulp down a camel!
Mark 3:2
In order to accuse Him, they were watching Him closely to see whether He would heal him on the Sabbath.

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