Bible Cross References
he was content
2 Chronicles 30:18-20
In addition, many of those who had come from the tribes of Ephraim, Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun had not performed the ritual of purification, and so they were observing Passover improperly. King Hezekiah offered this prayer for them:
"O LORD, the God of our ancestors, in your goodness forgive those who are worshiping you with all their heart, even though they are not ritually clean."
The LORD answered Hezekiah's prayer; he forgave the people and did not harm them.
Zechariah 7:8
The LORD gave this message to Zechariah:
Zechariah 7:9
"Long ago I gave these commands to my people: 'You must see that justice is done, and must show kindness and mercy to one another.
Matthew 12:3-7
Jesus answered, "Have you never read what David did that time when he and his men were hungry?
He went into the house of God, and he and his men ate the bread offered to God, even though it was against the Law for them to eat it---only the priests were allowed to eat that bread.
Or have you not read in the Law of Moses that every Sabbath the priests in the Temple actually break the Sabbath law, yet they are not guilty?
I tell you that there is something here greater than the Temple.
The scripture says, 'It is kindness that I want, not animal sacrifices.' If you really knew what this means, you would not condemn people who are not guilty;
Matthew 12:20-7