“Then one of them, which was a lawyer, asked him a question, tempting him, and saying,”
King James Version (KJV)
22:35 A scribe asking him a question, trying him - Not, as it seems, with any ill design: but barely to make a farther trial of that wisdom, which he had shown in silencing the Sadducees.
Mt 22:35 A lawyer. An expounder of the law of Moses. A scribe (see Mr 12:32). Tempting him. Trying him.