Daily Archives: March 11, 2016

Hearing and Speaking

Mark 7:31-37 Parallel Text: Matthew 15:29-31 After some days in the region of Tyre, Jesus and the disciples moved on in the direction of Sidon, crossing into modern-day Syria, making their way finally to the eastern shore of the Sea … Continue reading

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Demons, Dogs and Foreign Scenes

Mark 7:24-30 Parallel Text: Matthew 15:21-28 A quick reading of this text will tell us that Jesus heals someone’s daughter, but quick readings don’t always yield the whole story, for there are those times when we are better off slowing … Continue reading

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