Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You pay a tenth of mint, dill, and cumin, yet you have neglected the more important matters of the law—justice, mercy, and faith. These things should have been done without neglecting the others.
“Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
Then He said:
“Woe also to you experts in the law! You load people with burdens that are hard to carry, yet you yourselves don’t touch these burdens with one of your fingers.
Now then, why are you testing God by putting a yoke on the disciples’ necks
that neither our ancestors nor we have been able to bear?
For even the circumcised don’t keep
the law themselves; however, they want you to be circumcised in order to boast about your flesh.
I say to the rest of you in Thyatira, who do not hold this teaching, who haven’t known the deep things of Satan—as they say—I do not put any other burden on you.