Luke 10:25-28 is one of those passages that is just so blatantly clear that it is hard to avoid it. A scholar of the law asks Jesus what he must do to inherit eternal life, and Jesus asks him, well “What is written in the law? How do you read it? The man replies with an excerpt from what is known as the Shema Isreal. It is taken from Deuteronomy, and he then adds a bit from Leviticus.