The same day, in the evening, He said to them, "Let us cross to the other side."
So they got away from the crowd, and took Him--as He was--in the boat; and other boats accompanied Him.
But a heavy squall came on, and the waves were now dashing into the boat, so that it was fast filling.
But He Himself was in the stern asleep, with His head on the cushion: so they woke Him. "Rabbi," they cried, "is it nothing to you that we are drowning?"
So He roused Himself and rebuked the wind, and said to the waves, "Silence! Be still!" The wind sank, and a perfect calm set in.
"Why are you so timid?" He asked; "have you still no faith?"