Healing; the children’s bread| Final part

THE END RESULT One of Jesus’ miracles recorded in the Gospels is the recovery of the daughter of the Syrophoenician lady. Chapter 7 of the Gospel of Mark is described (Mark 7:24–30). According to Matthew, the incident involved healing a Canaanite woman’s daughter. The incident is described in Matthew as the recovery of a Canaanite woman’s daughter. According to…

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Healing; the children’s bread| Pt.3

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Despite not being raised Jewish, this woman trusted only Jesus’ words. She had faith in his ability to speak a word, and a miracle would be performed. She thus persisted in inquiring. She kept begging even after the disciples begged Jesus to send her away. She drew closer and knelt before Jesus when he appeared to be making fun…

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Healing; the children’s bread| Pt.2

THE WOMAN’S RESPONSE The Syrophoenician woman referred to Jesus as the Son of David as she approached Him. The phrase “son of David” alludes to God’s agreement with King David. This covenant covered both the Jewish people and the state of Israel. That covenant inc luded provision for healing. Because the Syrophoenician was not a Jew, the Davidic Covenant’s…

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