Matthew 15:21-28 ESV

The Faith of a Canaanite Woman

21 1And Jesus went away from there and withdrew to the district of Tyre and Sidon.

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      22 And behold, 2a Canaanite woman from that region came out and was crying, 3"Have mercy on me, O Lord, Son of David; my daughter is severely oppressed by a demon."

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      23 But he did not answer her a word. And his disciples came and begged him, saying, 4"Send her away, for she is crying out after us."

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      24 He answered, 5"I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

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      25 But she came and 6knelt before him, saying, "Lord, help me."

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      26 And he answered, "It is not right to take the children's bread and 7throw it to the dogs."

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      27 She said, "Yes, Lord, yet even the dogs eat 8the crumbs that fall from their masters' table."

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      28 Then Jesus answered her, "O woman, 9great is your faith! 10Be it done for you as you desire." 11And her daughter was 12healed instantly.a

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        • ¢ 15:28 - Greek from that hour