January 23 Pester the Lord

What's The Good Word?

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Genesis 46:1-47:31;  Matthew 15:1-28;  Psalm 19:1-14;  Proverbs 4:14-19

“And Jesus went away from there and withdrew to the district of Tyre and Sidon.  And behold a Caananite woman from that region came out and was crying, “Have mercy on me, O Lord, Son of David.  My daughter is severely oppressed by a demon.”  But, he answered her not a word.  And his disciples came and begged him saying, “Send her away, for she is crying after us.”  He answered, “I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.”  But she came and knelt down before him saying, “Lord, help me.”  And he answered, “It is not right to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs.”  She said, “Yes Lord, yet even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from the master’s table.”  Then Jesus answered her, “O woman…

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