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Commentaries for Luke Chapter 6

The disciples pluck corn on the sabbath.

Christ justifies his disciples in a work of necessity for themselves on the sabbath day, and that was plucking the ears of corn when they were hungry...
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Works of mercy suitable to the sabbath day.

Christ was neither ashamed nor afraid to own the purposes of his grace...
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The apostles chosen.

We often think one half hour a great deal to spend in meditation and secret prayer, but Christ was whole nights engaged in these duties...
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Blessings and woes declared.

Here begins a discourse of Christ, most of which is also found in Mt 5; 7...
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Christ exhorts to mercy.

These are hard lessons to flesh and blood...
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And to justice and sincerity.

All these sayings Christ often used; it was easy to apply them...
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