17"Do you not understand that everything that goes into the mouthpasses into the stomach, and is aeliminated ?18"But 1the things that proceed out of the mouthcome from the heart, and thosedefile the man.19"2For out of the heartcomeevilthoughts, murders, adulteries, bfornications, thefts, falsewitness, slanders.20"These are the things which defile the man ; but to eat with unwashedhands does not defile the man."
213Jesuswentaway from there, and withdrew into the district of 4Tyre and 5Sidon.
And a Canaanitewoman from that regioncame out and began to cry out, saying, "Havemercy on me, Lord, 6Son of David ; my daughter is cruelly7demon-possessed."
But He did not answer her a word. And His disciplescame and implored Him, saying, "Send her away, because she keeps shoutingcat us."
But He answered and said, "I was sentonly to 8the lostsheep of the house of Israel."25
But she came and 9began dto bowdownbefore Him, saying, "Lord, help me!"
And He answered and said, "It is not egood to take the children'sbread and throw it to the dogs."27
But she said, "Yes, Lord ; fbut even the dogsfeed on the crumbs which fall from their masters'table."