Something to think about:
In his book Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis wrote, “Do not waste your time bothering whether you ’love’ your neighbor; act as if you did. As soon as we do this, we find one of the great secrets. When you are behaving as if you loved someone, you will presently come to love him. If you injure someone you dislike, you will find yourself disliking him more. If you do him a good turn, you will find yourself disliking him less.”
Today we come upon one such occasion where Jesus’ compassion far exceeded His concern about cultural mores or social pleasantries. The great compassion of GOD through Jesus knows no bounds. Let’s take a look:
 C. S. Lewis, Mere Christianity, (Broadman & Holman Publishers: New York, New York, 1980), 116.