Parallel Bible results for Mark 9:17-22

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Mark 9:17-22

NIV 17 A man in the crowd answered, "Teacher, I brought you my son, who is possessed by a spirit that has robbed him of speech. NIV 17 A man in the crowd answered, "Teacher, I brought you my son, who is possessed by a spirit that has robbed him of speech. NIV 18 Whenever it seizes him, it throws him to the ground. He foams at the mouth, gnashes his teeth and becomes rigid. I asked your disciples to drive out the spirit, but they could not." NIV 18 Whenever it seizes him, it throws him to the ground. He foams at the mouth, gnashes his teeth and becomes rigid. I asked your disciples to drive out the spirit, but they could not." NIV 19 "O unbelieving generation," Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring the boy to me." NIV 19 "O unbelieving generation," Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring the boy to me." NIV 20 So they brought him. When the spirit saw Jesus, it immediately threw the boy into a convulsion. He fell to the ground and rolled around, foaming at the mouth. NIV 20 So they brought him. When the spirit saw Jesus, it immediately threw the boy into a convulsion. He fell to the ground and rolled around, foaming at the mouth. NIV 21 Jesus asked the boy's father, "How long has he been like this?" "From childhood," he answered. NIV 21 Jesus asked the boy's father, "How long has he been like this?" "From childhood," he answered. NIV 22 "It has often thrown him into fire or water to kill him. But if you can do anything, take pity on us and help us." NIV 22 "It has often thrown him into fire or water to kill him. But if you can do anything, take pity on us and help us."