1) Some religious leaders had been criticizing Jesus because he was friendly with people they considered to be "sinners." But Jesus told several parables in response. Fill in the blanks:
In the Parable of the Lost Sheep, Jesus says, "Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, _______" (NRSV)
does not feel sadness for the one which is lost?
does not ask each of his neighbors to search for the one which is lost?
does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the one that is lost until he finds it?
does not care for the ninety-nine instead of leaving the flock to search for the one?