The Syrophoenician Woman's Faith

Mark 7

24 a From there He arose and went to the region of Tyre 1 and Sidon. And He entered a house and wanted no one to know it, but He could not be b hidden. 25 For a woman whose young daughter had an unclean spirit heard about Him, and she came and c fell at His feet. 26 The woman was a 2 Greek, a 3 SyroPhoeni'cian by birth, and she kept 4 asking Him to cast the demon out of her daughter. 27 But Jesus said to her, "Let the children be filled first, for it is not good to take the children's bread and throw it to the little dogs." 28 And she answered and said to Him, "Yes, Lord, yet even the little dogs under the table eat from the children's crumbs." 29 Then He said to her, "For this saying go your way; the demon has gone out of your daughter." 30 And when she had come to her house, she found the demon gone out, and her daughter lying on the bed.

  1. Cross References
    Matthew 15:21
    Then Jesus went out from there and departed to the region of Tyre and Sidon.
  2. Cross References
    Mark 2:1
    And again He entered Capernaum after some days, and it was heard that He was in the house.
    Mark 2:2
    Immediately many gathered together, so that there was no longer room to receive them, not even near the door. And He preached the word to them.
  3. Cross References
    Mark 5:22
    And behold, one of the rulers of the synagogue came, Jairus by name. And when he saw Him, he fell at His feet
    John 11:32
    Then, when Mary came where Jesus was, and saw Him, she fell down at His feet, saying to Him, "Lord, if You had been here, my brother would not have died.
    Revelation 1:17
    And when I saw Him, I fell at His feet as dead. But He laid His right hand on me, saying to me, " Do not be afraid; I am the First and the Last.
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