But the men that went up with him said, We are not able to go up against the people, for they are stronger than we.
But as for the Jebusites, the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the children of Judah could not dispossess them; and the Jebusites dwell with the children of Judah at Jerusalem to this day.
But the children of Manasseh could not dispossess the inhabitants of those cities; and the Canaanites would dwell in that land.
And the LORD was with Judah, and he took possession of the hill country, but he could not drive out the inhabitants of the plain, because they had chariots of iron.
But the people of Benjamin did not drive out the Jeb'usites who dwelt in Jerusalem; so the Jeb'usites have dwelt with the people of Benjamin in Jerusalem to this day.
and wheresoever it seizes him it tears him, and he foams and gnashes his teeth, and he is withering away. And I spoke to thy disciples, that they might cast him out, and they could not.
And I besought thy disciples that they might cast him out, and they could not.
Then the disciples, coming to Jesus apart, said to him, Why were not we able to cast him out?
And when he was entered into the house, his disciples asked him privately, Wherefore could not we cast him out?