Matthew 15:3
Good News Translation
Jesus answered, "And why do you disobey God's command and follow your own teaching?

Contemporary English Version
Jesus answered: Why do you disobey God and follow your own teaching?

Douay-Rheims Bible
But he answering, said to them: Why do you also transgress the commandment of God for your tradition? For God said:

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But he answering, said to them: Why do you also transgress the commandment of God for your tradition? For God said:

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Matthew 7:3-5 And why seest thou the mote that is in thy brother's eye; and seest not the beam that is in thy own eye? . . .

Mark 7:6-8,13 But he answering, said to them: Well did Isaias prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written: This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me. . . .

Colossians 2:8,23 Beware lest any man cheat you by philosophy and vain deceit: according to the tradition of men according to the elements of the world and not according to Christ. . . .

Titus 1:14 Not giving heed to Jewish fables and commandments of men who turn themselves away from the truth.

Context
Tradition and Worship
2Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the ancients? For they wash not their hands when they eat bread. 3But he answering, said to them: Why do you also transgress the commandment of God for your tradition? For God said: 4Honour thy father and mother: And: He that shall curse father or mother, let him die the death.…
Cross References
Matthew 15:2
Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the ancients? For they wash not their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 15:4
Honour thy father and mother: And: He that shall curse father or mother, let him die the death.

Additional Translations
Jesus replied, “And why do you break the command of God for the sake of your tradition?

And answering He said to them, "Why also do you break the commandment of God on account of your tradition?

But he answered and said to them, Why do you also transgress the commandment of God by your tradition?

And he answered and said unto them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God because of your tradition?

But he answering said to them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God on account of your traditional teaching?

And he answered and said unto them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God because of your tradition?

But he answered and said to them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God by your tradition?

"Why do you, too," He retorted, "transgress God's commands for the sake of your tradition?

He answered them, "Why do you also disobey the commandment of God because of your tradition?

And he answering said to them, 'Wherefore also do ye transgress the command of God because of your tradition?
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