Mark 5:43

Overview - Mark 5
Christ delivering the possessed of the legion of devils,
13 they enter into the swine.
22 He is entreated by Jairus to go and heal his daughter.
25 He heals the woman of the bloody issue,
35 and raises from death Jairus' daughter.
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Mark 5:43  (King James Version)
And he charged them straitly that no man should know it; and commanded that something should be given her to eat.
 


he charged
1:43 3:12 7:36 Matthew 8:4 ; 9:30 12:16-18 17:9 Luke 5:14 ; 8:56 John 5:41

and commanded
This was to shew that she had not only returned to life, but was also restored to perfect health; and to intimate, that though raised to life by extraordinary power, she must be continued in existence, as before, by the use of ordinary means. The advice of a heathen, on another subject, is quite applicable: {Nec Deus intersit, nisi dignus vindice nodus inciderit.} "When the miraculous power of God is necessary, let it be resorted to; when not necessary, let the ordinary means be used
" To act otherwise would be to tempt God.

Given
Luke 24:30 Luke 24:42 Luke 24:43 ; Acts 10:41
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