Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he said unto them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it, and lift it out?

General references

Bible References

What

Luke 13:15
The Lord then answered him and said, Thou hypocrite, does not each one of you on the sabbath loose his ox or his ass from the stall and lead it away to drink?
Luke 14:5
and answered them, saying, Which of you shall have an ass or an ox fallen into a pit and will not straightway pull him out on the sabbath day?

And if

Exodus 23:4
If thou should encounter thine enemy's ox or his ass astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.
Deuteronomy 22:4
Thou shalt not see thy brother's ass or his ox fallen down by the way and hide thyself from them; thou shalt surely help him to lift them up again.

General references

Matthew 10:31
Fear ye not, therefore; ye are of more value than many sparrows.
Luke 17:7
But which of you, having a slave plowing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by and by when he is come from the field, Go and sit down at the table?