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Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.

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Mark 7:2
and, observing certain of his disciples, that, with defiled hands, that is unwashed, they are eating bread, - -
Genesis 1:14
And God said - Let there be luminaries in the expanse of the heavens, to divide between the day and the night, - and let them be for signs, and for seasons, and for days and years;
Colossians 2:8
Be taking heed, lest there shall be anyone leading, you, off as a spoil, through means of their philosophy, and an empty deceit, - according to the instruction of men, according to the first principles of the world, - and not according to Christ:
1 Peter 1:18
Knowing that, Not with corruptible things, with silver or gold, have ye been redeemed from your unmeaning behaviour paternally handed down,

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Matthew 23:24
Blind guides! Straining out the gnat, but, the camel, swallowing.
Mark 7:5
and so the Pharisees and the Scribes, question, him - For what cause do thy disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but, with defiled hands, eat bread?