New Living Translation
One day while the people of Israel were in the wilderness, they discovered a man gathering wood on the Sabbath day.
King James Bible
And while the children of Israel were in the wilderness, they found a man that gathered sticks upon the sabbath day.
Darby Bible Translation
And while the children of Israel were in the wilderness they found a man gathering sticks on the sabbath day.
World English Bible
While the children of Israel were in the wilderness, they found a man gathering sticks on the Sabbath day.
Young's Literal Translation
And the sons of Israel are in the wilderness, and they find a man gathering wood on the sabbath-day,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:32 On the sabbath - day - This seems to be added as an example of a presumptuous sin: for as the law of the sabbath was plain and positive, so this transgression of it must needs be a known and wilful sin.
LibraryDegrees of Sin
Are all transgressions of the law equally heinous? Some sins in themselves, and by reason of several aggravations, are more heinous in the sight of God than others. He that delivered me unto thee, has the greater sin.' John 19: 11. The Stoic philosophers held that all sins were equal; but this Scripture clearly holds forth that there is a gradual difference in sin; some are greater than others; some are mighty sins,' and crying sins.' Amos 5: 12; Gen 18: 21. Every sin has a voice to speak, but some …
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments
The Worship of the Synagogue
Jesus' Last Public Discourse. Denunciation of Scribes and Pharisees.
Jesus Heals on the Sabbath Day and Defends his Act.
You must keep the Sabbath day, for it is a holy day for you. Anyone who desecrates it must be put to death; anyone who works on that day will be cut off from the community.
You have six days each week for your ordinary work, but the seventh day must be a Sabbath day of complete rest, a holy day dedicated to the LORD. Anyone who works on the Sabbath must be put to death.
You have six days each week for your ordinary work, but the seventh day must be a Sabbath day of complete rest, a holy day dedicated to the LORD. Anyone who works on that day must be put to death.
You must not even light a fire in any of your homes on the Sabbath."
The people who found him doing this took him before Moses, Aaron, and the rest of the community.
This is what the LORD says: Listen to my warning! Stop carrying on your trade at Jerusalem's gates on the Sabbath day.
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