Bible: Mark 7:5-11

7:5 The Pharisees and the experts in the law asked him, “Why do your disciples not live according to the tradition of the elders, but eat 1  with unwashed hands? 7:6 He said to them, “Isaiah prophesied correctly about you hypocrites, as it is written:

This people honors me with their lips,

but their heart 2  is far from me.

7:7 They worship me in vain,

teaching as doctrine the commandments of men.’ 3 

7:8 Having no regard 4  for the command of God, you hold fast to human tradition.” 5  7:9 He also said to them, “You neatly reject the commandment of God in order to set up 6  your tradition. 7:10 For Moses said, ‘Honor your father and your mother,’ 7  and, ‘Whoever insults his father or mother must be put to death.’ 8  7:11 But you say that if anyone tells his father or mother, ‘Whatever help you would have received from me is corban 9  (that is, a gift for God),

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