The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
LUK 11:38 And when the Pharisee saw it, he marvelled that he had not
first washed before dinner.
LUK 11:39 And the Lord said unto him, Now do ye Pharisees make clean
the outside of the cup and the platter; but your inward part is full of
ravening and wickedness.
LUK 11:40 Ye fools, did not he that made that which is without make
that which is within also?
LUK 11:41 But rather give alms of such things as ye have; and, behold,
all things are clean unto you.
LUK 11:42 But woe unto you, Pharisees! for ye tithe mint and rue and
all manner of herbs, and pass over judgment and the love of God: these
King James Bible