Mark 7:18-23 NIV

19 For it doesn't go into his heart but into his stomach, and then out of his body." (In saying this, Jesus declared all foods1 "clean.")2

References for Mark 7:19

20 He went on: "What comes out of a man is what makes him 'unclean.'
21 For from within, out of men's hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery,
22 greed,3 malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.

References for Mark 7:22

23 All these evils come from inside and make a man 'unclean.' "

The Faith of a Syrophoenician Woman

7:24-30pp -- Mt 15:21-28

24 Jesus left that place and went to the vicinity of Tyre.a4 He entered a house and did not want anyone to know it; yet he could not keep his presence secret.

References for Mark 7:24

    • g 7:24 - Many early manuscripts "Tyre and Sidon"