On the surface of this account, we see Jesus challenging the common thinking of the day. But after looking closely, we see his continuous heart of compassion toward everyone. And the more we understand his heart, the more we understand that Jesus also has the same heart toward us all the time!
Background to the meal with the Pharisee
Compassion and humility toward a man with dropsy
Humility and compassion at public events
Humility and compassion in the kingdom of God