Today’s Text: Luke 11:37-44
Jesus accepts a Pharisee’s dinner invitation and then is criticized for not washing properly before dinner. Over the next two days we will read His response in which He pronounces “woes” on the Pharisees for their hypocritical ways. They were all about outward cleansing, meticulous tithing, and getting recognition from men and they neglected inner purity, justice, and the love of God.
In the middle of these criticisms what does Jesus tell them to do? (41) Why do you think He gave this commandment in this context?