Luke 9:37-43 NIV

The Healing of a Boy With an Evil Spirit

9:37-42,43-45pp -- Mt 17:14-18,22,23; Mk 9:14-27,30-32

37 The next day, when they came down from the mountain, a large crowd met him.

References for Luke 9:37

      38 A man in the crowd called out, "Teacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only child.
      39 A spirit seizes him and he suddenly screams; it throws him into convulsions so that he foams at the mouth. It scarcely ever leaves him and is destroying him.
      40 I begged your disciples to drive it out, but they could not."
      41 "O unbelieving and perverse generation,"1 Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you and put up with you? Bring your son here."

      References for Luke 9:41

      42 Even while the boy was coming, the demon threw him to the ground in a convulsion. But Jesus rebuked the evila spirit, healed the boy and gave him back to his father.

      References for Luke 9:42

        • b 9:42 - Greek "unclean"
          43 And they were all amazed at the greatness of God. While everyone was marveling at all that Jesus did, he said to his disciples,