Thematic Bible

Mark 7:1 (show verse)

And the Pharisees and some of the scribes, coming from Jerusalem, are gathered together to him,

Mark 7:2 (show verse)

and seeing some of his disciples eat bread with defiled, that is, unwashed, hands,

Mark 7:3 (show verse)

(for the Pharisees and all the Jews, unless they wash their hands diligently, do not eat, holding what has been delivered by the ancients;

Mark 7:4 (show verse)

and on coming from the market-place, unless they are washed, they do not eat; and there are many other things which they have received to hold, the washing of cups and vessels, and brazen utensils, and couches),

Mark 7:5 (show verse)

then the Pharisees and the scribes ask him, Why do thy disciples not walk according to what has been delivered by the ancients, but eat the bread with defiled hands?

Mark 7:6 (show verse)

But he answering said to them, Well did Esaias prophesy concerning you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honour me with their lips, but their heart is far away from me.

Mark 7:7 (show verse)

But in vain do they worship me, teaching as their teachings commandments of men.

Mark 7:8 (show verse)

For, leaving the commandment of God, ye hold what is delivered by men to keep washings of vessels and cups, and many other such like things ye do.

Mark 7:9 (show verse)

And he said to them, Well do ye set aside the commandment of God, that ye may observe what is delivered by yourselves to keep.

Mark 7:10 (show verse)

For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, he who speaks ill of father or mother, let him surely die.

Mark 7:11 (show verse)

But ye say, If a man say to his father or his mother, It is corban (that is, gift), whatsoever thou mightest have profit from me by ...

Mark 7:12 (show verse)

And ye no longer suffer him to do anything for his father or his mother;

Mark 7:13 (show verse)

making void the word of God by your traditional teaching which ye have delivered; and many such like things ye do.

Mark 7:14 (show verse)

And having called again the crowd, he said to them, Hear me, all of you, and understand:

Mark 7:15 (show verse)

There is nothing from outside a man entering into him which can defile him; but the things which go out from him, those it is which defile the man.

Mark 7:16 (show verse)

If any one have ears to hear, let him hear.

Mark 7:17 (show verse)

And when he went indoors from the crowd, his disciples asked him concerning the parable.

Mark 7:18 (show verse)

And he says to them, Are ye also thus unintelligent? Do ye not perceive that all that is outside entering into the man cannot defile him,

Mark 7:19 (show verse)

because it does not enter into his heart but into his belly, and goes out into the draught, purging all meats?

Mark 7:20 (show verse)

And he said, That which goes forth out of the man, that defiles the man.

Mark 7:21 (show verse)

For from within, out of the heart of men, go forth evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders,

Mark 7:22 (show verse)

thefts, covetousness, wickednesses, deceit, licentiousness, a wicked eye, injurious language, haughtiness, folly;

Mark 7:23 (show verse)

all these wicked things go forth from within and defile the man.

Mark 7:24 (show verse)

And he rose up and went away thence into the borders of Tyre and Sidon; and having entered into a house he would not have any one know it, and he could not be hid.

Mark 7:25 (show verse)

But immediately a woman, whose little daughter had an unclean spirit, having heard of him, came and fell at his feet

Mark 7:26 (show verse)

(and the woman was a Greek, Syrophenician by race), and asked him that he would cast the demon out of her daughter.
the Canaanites » Some descendants of, in our lord's time
Children » Prayers for » The syrophenician mother
Demons » The daughter of the syrophoenician woman
Faith » Instances of faith in Christ » The syrophoenician woman
Faith » Trial of » The syrophoenician woman
Family » Parental prayers » The syrophenician mother
Family » Devotions » The syrophenician mother
Greece » Inhabitants of » Called "gentiles" (non-jews)
Home » Parental prayers » The syrophenician mother
Jesus Christ » Miracles of » The daughter of the syro-phoenician woman healed
Jesus Christ » History of » Heals the daughter of the syro-phoenician woman (near tyre and sidon)
Miracles » Of jesus, in chronological order » Heals the daughter of the non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
Parents » Prayers » The syrophenician mother
woman's Persistence » Examples of the persistence of » The syrophenician
Prayer » Importunity in » The non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
Prayer » Parental prayers » The syrophenician mother
Religion » Parental prayers » The syrophenician mother
sidon » A city » A city on the northern boundary of the canaanites » Jesus visits the region of, and heals the daughter of the non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
Syria » And it included phoenicia
Syro-phoenician » The nationality of a non-jewish woman whose daughter was cured by jesus
Tyre » City of » Heals the daughter of the non-jewish, syrophenician woman near
Women » Persistence of examples of » The syrophenician
Worship » Parental prayers » The syrophenician mother

Mark 7:27 (show verse)

But Jesus said to her, Suffer the children to be first filled; for it is not right to take the children's bread and cast it to the dogs.

Mark 7:28 (show verse)

But she answered and says to him, Yea, Lord; for even the dogs under the table eat of the children's crumbs.

Mark 7:29 (show verse)

And he said to her, Because of this word, go thy way, the demon is gone out of thy daughter.

Mark 7:30 (show verse)

And having gone away to her house she found the demon gone out, and her daughter lying on the bed.

Mark 7:31 (show verse)

And again having left the borders of Tyre and Sidon, he came to the sea of Galilee, through the midst of the coasts of Decapolis.

Mark 7:32 (show verse)

And they bring to him a deaf man who could not speak right, and they beseech him that he might lay his hand on him.

Mark 7:33 (show verse)

And having taken him away from the crowd apart, he put his fingers to his ears; and having spit, he touched his tongue;

Mark 7:34 (show verse)

and looking up to heaven he groaned, and says to him, Ephphatha, that is, Be opened.

Mark 7:35 (show verse)

And immediately his ears were opened, and the band of his tongue was loosed and he spoke right.

Mark 7:36 (show verse)

And he charged them that they should speak to no one of it. But so much the more he charged them, so much the more abundantly they proclaimed it;

Mark 7:37 (show verse)

and they were astonished above measure, saying, He does all things well; he makes both the deaf to hear, and the speechless to speak.