Mark 5:35-42 NIV

35 While Jesus was still speaking, some men came from the house of Jairus, the synagogue ruler.1 "Your daughter is dead," they said. "Why bother the teacher any more?"

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    • 20 5:35 - S ver 22
      36 Ignoring what they said, Jesus told the synagogue ruler, "Don't be afraid; just believe."
      37 He did not let anyone follow him except Peter, James and John the brother of James.2

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      38 When they came to the home of the synagogue ruler,3 Jesus saw a commotion, with people crying and wailing loudly.

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        • 22 5:38 - S ver 22
          39 He went in and said to them, "Why all this commotion and wailing? The child is not dead but asleep."4

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          40 But they laughed at him. After he put them all out, he took the child's father and mother and the disciples who were with him, and went in where the child was.
          41 He took her by the hand5 and said to her, ""Talitha koum!"" (which means, "Little girl, I say to you, get up!").6

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          42 Immediately the girl stood up and walked around (she was twelve years old). At this they were completely astonished.