Application Questions: Did Jesus disobey the OT Law? Are Christian required to observe the Sabbath? Why or why not? What does Jesus mean “For the Son of Man is lord of the Sabbath”? (vs. 8) Clearly, religious people opposed Jesus (Mt 12:14). How should Christians handle hostility or opposition to Jesus’ work now? Be specific to the local church. Isaiah 42:3 say of Jesus, “A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not quench.” What does it mean? How have you experienced this tender work of Jesus in our Christian life?