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Matthew 15

NIV 1 Then some Pharisees and teachers of the law came to Jesus from Jerusalem and asked, NIV 1 Then some Pharisees and teachers of the law came to Jesus from Jerusalem and asked, NIV 2 "Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? They don't wash their hands before they eat!" NIV 2 "Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? They don't wash their hands before they eat!" NIV 3 Jesus replied, "And why do you break the command of God for the sake of your tradition? NIV 3 Jesus replied, "And why do you break the command of God for the sake of your tradition? NIV 4 For God said, 'Honor your father and mother' and 'Anyone who curses his father or mother must be put to death.' NIV 4 For God said, 'Honor your father and mother' and 'Anyone who curses his father or mother must be put to death.' NIV 5 But you say that if a man says to his father or mother, 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is a gift devoted to God,' NIV 5 But you say that if a man says to his father or mother, 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is a gift devoted to God,' NIV 6 he is not to 'honor his father ' with it. Thus you nullify the word of God for the sake of your tradition. NIV 6 he is not to 'honor his father ' with it. Thus you nullify the word of God for the sake of your tradition. NIV 7 You hypocrites! Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you: NIV 7 You hypocrites! Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you: NIV 8 " 'These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. NIV 8 " 'These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. NIV 9 They worship me in vain; their teachings are but rules taught by men.'" NIV 9 They worship me in vain; their teachings are but rules taught by men.'" NIV 10 Jesus called the crowd to him and said, "Listen and understand. NIV 10 Jesus called the crowd to him and said, "Listen and understand. NIV 11 What goes into a man's mouth does not make him 'unclean,' but what comes out of his mouth, that is what makes him 'unclean.' " NIV 11 What goes into a man's mouth does not make him 'unclean,' but what comes out of his mouth, that is what makes him 'unclean.' " NIV 12 Then the disciples came to him and asked, "Do you know that the Pharisees were offended when they heard this?" NIV 12 Then the disciples came to him and asked, "Do you know that the Pharisees were offended when they heard this?" NIV 13 He replied, "Every plant that my heavenly Father has not planted will be pulled up by the roots. NIV 13 He replied, "Every plant that my heavenly Father has not planted will be pulled up by the roots. NIV 14 Leave them; they are blind guides. If a blind man leads a blind man, both will fall into a pit." NIV 14 Leave them; they are blind guides. If a blind man leads a blind man, both will fall into a pit." NIV 15 Peter said, "Explain the parable to us." NIV 15 Peter said, "Explain the parable to us." NIV 16 "Are you still so dull?" Jesus asked them. NIV 16 "Are you still so dull?" Jesus asked them. NIV 17 "Don't you see that whatever enters the mouth goes into the stomach and then out of the body? NIV 17 "Don't you see that whatever enters the mouth goes into the stomach and then out of the body? NIV 18 But the things that come out of the mouth come from the heart, and these make a man 'unclean.' NIV 18 But the things that come out of the mouth come from the heart, and these make a man 'unclean.' NIV 19 For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false testimony, slander. NIV 19 For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false testimony, slander. NIV 20 These are what make a man 'unclean'; but eating with unwashed hands does not make him 'unclean.' " NIV 20 These are what make a man 'unclean'; but eating with unwashed hands does not make him 'unclean.' " NIV 21 Leaving that place, Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. NIV 21 Leaving that place, Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. NIV 22 A Canaanite woman from that vicinity came to him, crying out, "Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is suffering terribly from demon-possession." NIV 22 A Canaanite woman from that vicinity came to him, crying out, "Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is suffering terribly from demon-possession." NIV 23 Jesus did not answer a word. So his disciples came to him and urged him, "Send her away, for she keeps crying out after us." NIV 23 Jesus did not answer a word. So his disciples came to him and urged him, "Send her away, for she keeps crying out after us." NIV 24 He answered, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of Israel." NIV 24 He answered, "I was sent only to the lost sheep of Israel." NIV 25 The woman came and knelt before him. "Lord, help me!" she said. NIV 25 The woman came and knelt before him. "Lord, help me!" she said. NIV 26 He replied, "It is not right to take the children's bread and toss it to their dogs." NIV 26 He replied, "It is not right to take the children's bread and toss it to their dogs." NIV 27 "Yes, Lord," she said, "but even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters' table." NIV 27 "Yes, Lord," she said, "but even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters' table." NIV 28 Then Jesus answered, "Woman, you have great faith! Your request is granted." And her daughter was healed from that very hour. NIV 28 Then Jesus answered, "Woman, you have great faith! Your request is granted." And her daughter was healed from that very hour. NIV 29 Jesus left there and went along the Sea of Galilee. Then he went up on a mountainside and sat down. NIV 29 Jesus left there and went along the Sea of Galilee. Then he went up on a mountainside and sat down. NIV 30 Great crowds came to him, bringing the lame, the blind, the crippled, the mute and many others, and laid them at his feet; and he healed them. NIV 30 Great crowds came to him, bringing the lame, the blind, the crippled, the mute and many others, and laid them at his feet; and he healed them. NIV 31 The people were amazed when they saw the mute speaking, the crippled made well, the lame walking and the blind seeing. And they praised the God of Israel. NIV 31 The people were amazed when they saw the mute speaking, the crippled made well, the lame walking and the blind seeing. And they praised the God of Israel. NIV 32 Jesus called his disciples to him and said, "I have compassion for these people; they have already been with me three days and have nothing to eat. I do not want to send them away hungry, or they may collapse on the way." NIV 32 Jesus called his disciples to him and said, "I have compassion for these people; they have already been with me three days and have nothing to eat. I do not want to send them away hungry, or they may collapse on the way." NIV 33 His disciples answered, "Where could we get enough bread in this remote place to feed such a crowd?" NIV 33 His disciples answered, "Where could we get enough bread in this remote place to feed such a crowd?" NIV 34 "How many loaves do you have?" Jesus asked. "Seven," they replied, "and a few small fish." NIV 34 "How many loaves do you have?" Jesus asked. "Seven," they replied, "and a few small fish." NIV 35 He told the crowd to sit down on the ground. NIV 35 He told the crowd to sit down on the ground. NIV 36 Then he took the seven loaves and the fish, and when he had given thanks, he broke them and gave them to the disciples, and they in turn to the people. NIV 36 Then he took the seven loaves and the fish, and when he had given thanks, he broke them and gave them to the disciples, and they in turn to the people. NIV 37 They all ate and were satisfied. Afterward the disciples picked up seven basketfuls of broken pieces that were left over. NIV 37 They all ate and were satisfied. Afterward the disciples picked up seven basketfuls of broken pieces that were left over. NIV 38 The number of those who ate was four thousand, besides women and children. NIV 38 The number of those who ate was four thousand, besides women and children. NIV 39 After Jesus had sent the crowd away, he got into the boat and went to the vicinity of Magadan. NIV 39 After Jesus had sent the crowd away, he got into the boat and went to the vicinity of Magadan.