Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But Jesus said unto her, Let the children first be filled: for it is not meet to take the children's bread, and to cast it unto the dogs.

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Let

Matthew 7:6
Do not give what is holy to dogs or throw your pearls before pigs; otherwise they will trample them under their feet and turn around and tear you to pieces.
Matthew 10:5
Jesus sent out these twelve, instructing them as follows: "Do not go to Gentile regions and do not enter any Samaritan town.
Matthew 15:23
But he did not answer her a word. Then his disciples came and begged him, "Send her away, because she keeps on crying out after us."
Acts 22:21
Then he said to me, 'Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles.'"
Romans 15:8
For I tell you that Christ has become a servant of the circumcised on behalf of God's truth to confirm the promises made to the fathers,
Ephesians 2:12
that you were at that time without the Messiah, alienated from the citizenship of Israel and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.

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Luke 15:31
Then the father said to him, 'Son, you are always with me, and everything that belongs to me is yours.

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