Luke 6:1-6 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 On a sabbath, while he was going through the grainfields, his disciples plucked and ate some heads of grain, rubbing them in their hands. 1 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and his disciples began to pick some heads of grain, rub them in their hands and eat the kernels.
2 But some of the Pharisees said, "Why are you doing what is not lawful to do on the sabbath?" 2 Some of the Pharisees asked, "Why are you doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath?"
3 And Jesus answered, "Have you not read what David did when he was hungry, he and those who were with him: 3 Jesus answered them, "Have you never read what David did when he and his companions were hungry?
4 how he entered the house of God, and took and ate the bread of the Presence, which it is not lawful for any but the priests to eat, and also gave it to those with him?" 4 He entered the house of God, and taking the consecrated bread, he ate what is lawful only for priests to eat. And he also gave some to his companions."
5 And he said to them, "The Son of man is lord of the sabbath." 5 Then Jesus said to them, "The Son of Man is Lord of the Sabbath."
6 On another sabbath, when he entered the synagogue and taught, a man was there whose right hand was withered. 6 On another Sabbath he went into the synagogue and was teaching, and a man was there whose right hand was shriveled.