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Matthew 15:1 (show verse)

Then there come to Jesus from Jerusalem Pharisees and scribes, saying,

Matthew 15:2 (show verse)

Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 15:3 (show verse)

And he answered and said unto them, Why do ye also transgress the commandment of God because of your tradition?

Matthew 15:4 (show verse)

For God said, Honor thy father and thy mother: and, He that speaketh evil of father or mother, let him die the death.

Matthew 15:5 (show verse)

But ye say, whosoever shall say to his father or his mother, That wherewith thou mightest have been profited by me is given to God ;

Matthew 15:6 (show verse)

he shall not honor his father. And ye have made void the word of God because of your tradition.

Matthew 15:7 (show verse)

Ye hypocrites, well did Isaiah prophesy of you, saying,

Matthew 15:8 (show verse)

This people honoreth me with their lips; But their heart is far from me.

Matthew 15:9 (show verse)

But in vain do they worship me, Teaching as their doctrines the precepts of men.

Matthew 15:10 (show verse)

And he called to him the multitude, and said unto them, Hear, and understand:

Matthew 15:11 (show verse)

Not that which entereth into the mouth defileth the man; but that which proceedeth out of the mouth, this defileth the man.

Matthew 15:12 (show verse)

Then came the disciples, and said unto him, Knowest thou that the Pharisees were offended, when they heard this saying?

Matthew 15:13 (show verse)

But he answered and said, Every plant which my heavenly Father planted not, shall be rooted up.

Matthew 15:14 (show verse)

Let them alone: they are blind guides. And if the blind guide the blind, both shall fall into a pit.

Matthew 15:15 (show verse)

And Peter answered and said unto him, Declare unto us the parable.

Matthew 15:16 (show verse)

And he said, Are ye also even yet without understanding?

Matthew 15:17 (show verse)

Perceive ye not, that whatsoever goeth into the mouth passeth into the belly, and is cast out into the draught?

Matthew 15:18 (show verse)

But the things which proceed out of the mouth come forth out of the heart; and they defile the man.

Matthew 15:19 (show verse)

For out of the heart come forth evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, railings:

Matthew 15:20 (show verse)

these are the things which defile the man; but to eat with unwashen hands defileth not the man.

Matthew 15:21 (show verse)

And Jesus went out thence, and withdrew into the parts of Tyre and Sidon.

Matthew 15:22 (show verse)

And behold, a Canaanitish woman came out from those borders, and cried, saying, Have mercy on me, O Lord, thou son of David; my daughter is grievously vexed with a demon.
the Canaanites » Some descendants of, in our lord's time
Care » Causes of » Children's sickness
Christ » He had the common experiences of humanity » Son of david
Christ » Slandered » Son of david
Christ » Miracles of » Daughter of syrophenician
David » King of israel » Jesus called son of
Delayed blessings » Healing
Demons » The daughter of the syrophoenician woman
Diseases » Mentioned in scripture » Demoniacal possession
Dogs » Illustrative » Of gentiles
Faith » Instances of faith in Christ » The syrophoenician woman
Faith » Trial of » The syrophoenician woman
Family » Examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother
Family » Cares » Children's sickness
Home » Examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother
Humility of Christ » He had the common experiences of humanity » Son of david
intercession » Additional instances of » Others, who sought jesus in behalf of afflicted people
intercession » Additional instances of » The syro-phoenician woman, for her daughter
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)
Love » Examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother
Love » Maternal » The canaanitish mother
Maternal love » The canaanitish mother
Miracles » Of Christ » Daughter of syrophenician
Miracles » Of jesus, in chronological order » Heals the daughter of the non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
the Miracles of Christ » Devils cast out
Mothers » Love of, for children, examples of » The canaanitish mother
Parents » Love examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother
Parents » Love of, for children examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother
Prayer » Importunity in » The non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
Intercessory prayer » Should be offered up for » Children
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
The Sidonians » Formerly a part of the phsnician nation
Son » Of david
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 » Love of, for offspring examples of mothers' love » The canaanitish mother

Matthew 15:23 (show verse)

But he answered her not a word. And his disciples came and besought him, saying, Send her away; for she crieth after us.

Matthew 15:24 (show verse)

But he answered and said, I was not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Matthew 15:25 (show verse)

But she came and worshipped him, saying, Lord, help me.

Matthew 15:26 (show verse)

And he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children's bread and cast it to the dogs.

Matthew 15:27 (show verse)

But she said, Yea, Lord: for even the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from their masters table.

Matthew 15:28 (show verse)

Then Jesus answered and said unto her, O woman, great is thy faith: be it done unto thee even as thou wilt. And her daughter was healed from that hour.
Children » Death of, as a judgment upon parents » Miracles in behalf of » Healing of
Christ » Commendation by » The syrophenician woman
Christ » Faith in, great » The syrophenician woman
Delayed blessings » Healing
Demons » Cast out of men
Demons » The daughter of the syrophoenician woman
Devils » Cast out
Evil » Spirits » Cast out of men
Exorcists » Cast out of men
Faith » Instances of faith in Christ » The syrophoenician woman
Faith » Trial of » The syrophoenician woman
Faith » Great, example of » The syrophenician woman
Great » Faith, examples of » The syrophenician woman
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
the Miracles of Christ » Devils cast out
Notable women » The syrophenician, the woman of faith
Prayer » Importunity in » The non-jewish, syro-phoenician woman
Satan » The arch deceiver attempts to ruin men » Cast out of men, (evil spirits)
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
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 » Notable » The syrophenician, the woman of faith
Words of Christ » Comforting commending » The syrophenician woman

Matthew 15:29 (show verse)

And Jesus departed thence, and came nigh unto the sea of Galilee; and he went up into the mountain, and sat there.

Matthew 15:30 (show verse)

And there came unto him great multitudes, having with them the lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others, and they cast them down at this feet; and he healed them:

Matthew 15:31 (show verse)

insomuch that the multitude wondered, when they saw the dumb speaking, the maimed whole, and lame walking, and the blind seeing: and they glorified the God of Israel.

Matthew 15:32 (show verse)

And Jesus called unto him his disciples, and said, I have compassion on the multitude, because they continue with me now three days and have nothing to eat: and I would not send them away fasting, lest haply they faint on the way.

Matthew 15:33 (show verse)

And the disciples say unto him, Whence should we have so many loaves in a desert place as to fill so great a multitude?

Matthew 15:34 (show verse)

And Jesus said unto them, How many loaves have ye? And they said, Seven, and a few small fishes.

Matthew 15:35 (show verse)

And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground;

Matthew 15:36 (show verse)

and he took the seven loaves and the fishes; and he gave thanks and brake, and gave to the disciples, and the disciples to the multitudes.

Matthew 15:37 (show verse)

And they all ate, and were filled: and they took up that which remained over of the broken pieces, seven baskets full.

Matthew 15:38 (show verse)

And they that did eat were four thousand men, besides women and children.

Matthew 15:39 (show verse)

And he sent away the multitudes, and entered into the boat, and came into the borders of Magadan.