And Jesus answered, O you unbelieving ( warped, wayward, rebellious) and thoroughly perverse generation! How long am I to remain with you? How long am I to bear with you? Bring him here to Me.
And He answered them, O unbelieving generation [without any faith]! How long shall I [have to do] with you? How long am I to bear with you? Bring him to Me.
Jesus answered, O [faithless ones] unbelieving and without trust in God, a perverse ( wayward, crooked and warped) generation! Until when and how long am I to be with you and bear with you? Bring your son here [to Me].
Then little children were brought to Jesus, that He might put His hands on them and pray; but the disciples rebuked those who brought them.
And they kept bringing young children to Him that He might touch them, and the disciples were reproving them [for it].
But He said, Leave the children alone! Allow the little ones to come to Me, and do not forbid or restrain or hinder them, for of such [as these] is the kingdom of heaven composed.
But when Jesus saw [it], He was indignant and pained and said to them, Allow the children to come to Me -- "do not forbid or prevent or hinder them -- "for to such belongs the kingdom of God.
When He reached the house and went in, the blind men came to Him, and Jesus said to them, Do you believe that I am able to do this? They said to Him, Yes, Lord.
Then Jesus stood still and ordered that he be led to Him; and when he came near, Jesus asked him,
And behold, there came a man up to Him, saying, Teacher, what excellent and perfectly and essentially good deed must I do to possess eternal life?
And from Jerusalem and Idumea and from beyond the Jordan and from about Tyre and Sidon -- "a vast multitude, hearing all the many things that He was doing, came to Him.
And He went up on the hillside and called to Him [ for Himself] those whom He wanted and chose, and they came to Him.
And they came to Jesus and looked intently and searchingly at the man who had been a demoniac, sitting there, clothed and in his right mind, [the same man] who had had the legion [of demons]; and they were seized with alarm and struck with fear.
She had heard the reports concerning Jesus, and she came up behind Him in the throng and touched His garment,
And throwing off his outer garment, he leaped up and came to Jesus.
Get up, let us be going! See, My betrayer is at hand!
Now the tax collectors and [notorious and especially wicked] sinners were all coming near to [Jesus] to listen to Him.
And while He was still speaking, behold, there came a crowd, and the man called Judas, one of the Twelve [apostles], was going before [leading] them. He drew near to Jesus to kiss Him,
1 Peter 2:4
Come to Him [then, to that] Living Stone which men tried and threw away, but which is chosen [and] precious in God's sight.
And while they were conversing and discussing together, Jesus Himself caught up with them and was already accompanying them.