Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children's bread, and to cast it to dogs.
It is not
Do not give what is holy unto dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine, - lest once they trample, them, down with their feet, and, turning, tear, you.
And he was saying to her - Suffer, the children, first, to be fed; for it is not seemly to take the bread of the children, and, unto the little dogs, to cast it;
And he said unto me - -Be taking thy journey; because, I, unto nations afar off, will send thee.
Who, indeed, are Israelites, whose are the sonship, and the glory, and the covenants, and the legislation, and the divine service, and the promises,
We, by nature Jews, and not sinners from among the nations,
That ye were, in that season, separate from Christ, alienated from the citizenship of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and godless in the world;
Beware of the dogs, beware of mischievous workers, beware of the mutilation;
Outside, are the dogs, and the sorcerers, and the unchaste, and the murderers, and the idolaters, and every one loving and doing falsehood.