34But when the Pharisees heard that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered themselves together. 35One of them, #I.e. an expert in the Mosaic Lawa lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him, 36"Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?" 37And He said to him, " 'you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.' 38This is the great and foremost commandment. 39The second is like it, 'you shall love your neighbor as yourself.' 40On these two commandments depend the whole Law and the Prophets."