Mark 7:1-23 KJV

2 And when they saw some of his disciples eat bread with defiled,a that is to say , with unwashen, hands, they found fault .

References for Mark 7:2

    • v 7:2 - defiled: or, common
      3 For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, except they wash their hands oft,b eat not, holding the tradition of the elders.

      References for Mark 7:3

        • w 7:3 - oft: or, diligently: in the original, with the fist: Theophylact, up to the elbow
          4 And when they come from the market, except they wash , they eat not. And many other things there be , which they have received to hold , as the washing of cups, and pots *,c brasen vessels, and of tables.

          References for Mark 7:4

            • x 7:4 - pots: sextarius is about a pint and an half
              8 For laying aside the commandment of God, ye hold the tradition of men, as the washing of pots and cups: and many other such like things ye do .
              9 And he said unto them, Full well ye rejectd the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition.

              References for Mark 7:9

                • y 7:9 - reject: or, frustrate
                  11 But ye say , If a man shall say to his father or mother, It is Corban, that is to say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me; he shall be free.
                  13 Making the word of God of none effect through your tradition, which ye have delivered : and many such like things do ye .
                  14 And when he had called all the people unto him, he said unto them, Hearken unto me every one of you, and understand :
                  15 There is nothing from without a man, that entering into him can defile him: but the things which come out of him, those are they that defile the man.
                  16 If any man have ears to hear , let him hear .
                  18 And he saith unto them, Are ye so without understanding also? Do ye not perceive , that whatsoever thing from without entereth into the man, it cannot * defile him;
                  20 And he said * , That which cometh out of the man, that defileth the man.
                  22 Thefts, covetousness,e wickedness, deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye, blasphemy, pride, foolishness:

                  References for Mark 7:22

                    • z 7:22 - covetousness...: Gr. covetousnesses, wickednesses
                      23 All these evil things come from within, and defile the man.