and he ask'd them, is it allowed to do good, or to do mischief on the sabbath-days? to save life, or to kill? but they were very silent.
where they brought a man with a withered hand: and asked him this insnaring question, is it lawful to heal on the sabbath-day?
adding this observation, "the sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath."
then said Jesus to them, I will ask you one question, which is the most allowable on the sabbath-day, to do good, or to neglect it? to save a man's life, or to let him perish?
then he laid his hands upon her: and instantly she stood upright, and glorified God.
One sabbath-day, Jesus went to dine with a Pharisee of the first distinction, where he was strictly observ'd.