Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
‘Then on the sabbath day two male lambs one year old without defect, and two-tenths of an
ephah of fine flour mixed with oil as a grain offering, and its drink offering:
For this reason Moses has given you circumcision (not because it is from Moses, but from the fathers), and on the Sabbath you circumcise a man.
I reprimanded the nobles of Judah and said to them, “What is this evil thing you are doing, by profaning the sabbath day?
‘Speak to the house of Israel, “Thus says the Lord God, ‘Behold, I am about to profane My sanctuary, the pride of your power, the
desire of your eyes and the delight of your soul; and your sons and your daughters whom you have left behind will fall by the sword.
Every sabbath day he shall set it in order before the Lord continually; it is an everlasting covenant for the sons of Israel.