Mark 7:29-37 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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29 Then he said to her, "For saying that, you may go—the demon has left your daughter." 29 Then he told her, "For such a reply, you may go; the demon has left your daughter."
30 So she went home, found the child lying on the bed, and the demon gone. 30 She went home and found her child lying on the bed, and the demon gone.
31 Then he returned from the region of Tyre, and went by way of Sidon towards the Sea of Galilee, in the region of the Decapolis. 31 Then Jesus left the vicinity of Tyre and went through Sidon, down to the Sea of Galilee and into the region of the Decapolis.
32 They brought to him a deaf man who had an impediment in his speech; and they begged him to lay his hand on him. 32 There some people brought to him a man who was deaf and could hardly talk, and they begged him to place his hand on the man.
33 He took him aside in private, away from the crowd, and put his fingers into his ears, and he spat and touched his tongue. 33 After he took him aside, away from the crowd, Jesus put his fingers into the man's ears. Then he spit and touched the man's tongue.
34 Then looking up to heaven, he sighed and said to him, "Ephphatha," that is, "Be opened." 34 He looked up to heaven and with a deep sigh said to him, ""Ephphatha!"" (which means, "Be opened!").
35 And immediately his ears were opened, his tongue was released, and he spoke plainly. 35 At this, the man's ears were opened, his tongue was loosened and he began to speak plainly.
36 Then Jesus ordered them to tell no one; but the more he ordered them, the more zealously they proclaimed it. 36 Jesus commanded them not to tell anyone. But the more he did so, the more they kept talking about it.
37 They were astounded beyond measure, saying, "He has done everything well; he even makes the deaf to hear and the mute to speak." 37 People were overwhelmed with amazement. "He has done everything well," they said. "He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak."