Wherefore do thy disciples pass by the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.
And the Pharisee having seen, wondered that he was not first washed before dinner.
See ye lest any be carrying you off by philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the elements of the world, and not according to Christ.
And God will say there shall be lights in the firmament of the heavens to separate between the day and between the night: and they shall be for signs and for set times, and for days and for years.
And having seen some of his disciples with common hands, that is, unwashed, eating loaves, they rebuked.
Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Wherefore do not thy disciples according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashed hands?
If therefore ye died with Christ from the elements of the world, why, as living in the world, do ye dogmatize,