Luke 10:25-29 NIV

The Parable of the Good Samaritan

10:25-28pp -- Mt 22:34-40; Mk 12:28-31

25 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. "Teacher," he asked, "what must I do to inherit eternal life?"1

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26 "What is written in the Law?" he replied. "How do you read it?"
27 He answered: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind'a;2 and, 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'b "3

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      28 "You have answered correctly," Jesus replied. "Do this and you will live."4

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      29 But he wanted to justify himself,5 so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"

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