Luke 8:30-56 NIV

30 Jesus asked him, "What is your name?" "Legion," he replied, because many demons had gone into him.
31 And they begged him repeatedly not to order them to go into the Abyss.1

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32 A large herd of pigs was feeding there on the hillside. The demons begged Jesus to let them go into them, and he gave them permission.
33 When the demons came out of the man, they went into the pigs, and the herd rushed down the steep bank into the lake2 and was drowned.

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    • 21 8:33 - ver 22,23
      34 When those tending the pigs saw what had happened, they ran off and reported this in the town and countryside,
      35 and the people went out to see what had happened. When they came to Jesus, they found the man from whom the demons had gone out, sitting at Jesus' feet,3 dressed and in his right mind; and they were afraid.

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      36 Those who had seen it told the people how the demon-possessed4 man had been cured.

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      37 Then all the people of the region of the Gerasenes asked Jesus to leave them,5 because they were overcome with fear. So he got into the boat and left.

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      38 The man from whom the demons had gone out begged to go with him, but Jesus sent him away, saying,
      39 "Return home and tell how much God has done for you." So the man went away and told all over town how much Jesus had done for him.

      A Dead Girl and a Sick Woman

      8:40-56pp -- Mt 9:18-26; Mk 5:22-43

      40 Now when Jesus returned, a crowd welcomed him, for they were all expecting him.

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          41 Then a man named Jairus, a ruler of the synagogue,6 came and fell at Jesus' feet, pleading with him to come to his house

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              42 because his only daughter, a girl of about twelve, was dying. As Jesus was on his way, the crowds almost crushed him.
              43 And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding7 for twelve years,a but no one could heal her.

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                • d 8:43 - Many manuscripts "years, and she had spent all she had on doctors"
                  44 She came up behind him and touched the edge of his cloak,8 and immediately her bleeding stopped.

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                  45 "Who touched me?" Jesus asked. When they all denied it, Peter said, "Master,9 the people are crowding and pressing against you."

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                  46 But Jesus said, "Someone touched me;10 I know that power has gone out from me."11

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                  47 Then the woman, seeing that she could not go unnoticed, came trembling and fell at his feet. In the presence of all the people, she told why she had touched him and how she had been instantly healed.
                  48 Then he said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you.12 Go in peace."13

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                  49 While Jesus was still speaking, someone came from the house of Jairus, the synagogue ruler.14 "Your daughter is dead," he said. "Don't bother the teacher any more."

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                      50 Hearing this, Jesus said to Jairus, "Don't be afraid; just believe, and she will be healed."
                      51 When he arrived at the house of Jairus, he did not let anyone go in with him except Peter, John and James,15 and the child's father and mother.

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                      52 Meanwhile, all the people were wailing and mourning16 for her. "Stop wailing," Jesus said. "She is not dead but asleep."17

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                      53 They laughed at him, knowing that she was dead.
                      54 But he took her by the hand and said, "My child, get up!"18

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                      55 Her spirit returned, and at once she stood up. Then Jesus told them to give her something to eat.
                      56 Her parents were astonished, but he ordered them not to tell anyone what had happened.19

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