Definition of who is your neighbor as stated in the holy book are people whom we are not familier with but accept in principle as not having much difference as human beings.
Jesus directive using the book of law and word of God to inform about how we can inherit eternal life and who is our neighbor further shows that Gods teaching is in principle with the common law.
“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind; and, ‘ Love your neighbor as yourself.
Who is your Neighbor? Vs30-36) Jesus gives a parable that further clarify that your neighbor is not just people who you are familiar with, not just people who live in your estate or neighborhood but people of all human race,tribe and religion, qualify to be your neighbor.
In life we have to have an attitude that will be tolèrent, accommodating,touching,supportive,and welcoming to our fellow human being. As in life we can never say who will be of help to our difficult situation as illustrated by the good samaritans.
The samaritans parable; shows that our options in life is not limited to people around us but far extend beyond our comfort and secured zone to our insecure and uncomfortable zones in life.
Gods love has no limit;that is why he gave his only begotten Son that whoever that believes in him will be saved from all difficulties of life.
These further proof that your pastor,priest,Levi that you listen to and seek counsel with who preach about been a good neighbor and you hold him/her in high esteem may not be a good neighbor in time of difficulties.
Blessed are the merciful for the will be shown mercy, treat people the way you want others to treat you, read your bible regularly to better understand Gods revelation upon your life.