Mark 7:20

20 He went on: “What comes out of a person is what defiles them.

Read Mark 7:20 Using Other Translations

And he said,That which cometh out of the man, that defileth the man.
And he said, "What comes out of a person is what defiles him.
And then he added, “It is what comes from inside that defiles you.

What does Mark 7:20 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Mark 7:20

And he said
Continued to say in his discourse; though this is left but in the Syriac version;

that which cometh out of the man, that defileth the man;
meaning, not his excrements, which were unclean by the law, ( Deuteronomy 23:13 ) but what comes out of his heart, by his mouth; or is expressed in action, as appears by what follows; (See Gill on Matthew 15:18).

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