NEVER BEFORE had I seen strangers, like the Samaritan, so eager to help others in times of need. THE BOOK OF LUKE says that a certain lawyer tested Jesus, asking, "Master, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?" When Jesus threw the question back to him and asked the man what he thought the answer might be, the lawyer responded by saying that Jewish law stated, "Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy mind; and thy soul and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbour as thyself.
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