New Living Translation
She replied, "That's true, Lord, but even dogs are allowed to eat the scraps that fall beneath their masters' table."
King James Bible
And she said, Truth, Lord: yet the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from their masters' table.
Darby Bible Translation
But she said, Yea, Lord; for even the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from the table of their masters.
World English Bible
But she said, "Yes, Lord, but even the dogs eat the crumbs which fall from their masters' table."
Young's Literal Translation
And she said, 'Yes, sir, for even the little dogs do eat of the crumbs that are falling from their lords' table;'
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LibraryHow to Make Use of Christ for Cleansing of us from Our Daily Spots.
Having spoken of the way of making use of Christ for removing the guilt of our daily transgressions, we come to speak of the way of making use of Christ, for taking away the guilt that cleaveth to the soul, through daily transgressions; "for every sin defileth the man," Matt. xv. 20; and the best are said to have their spots, and to need washing, which presupposeth filthiness and defilement, Eph. v. 27. John xiii. 8-10. Hence we are so oft called to this duty of washing and making us clean. Isa. …
John Brown (of Wamphray)—Christ The Way, The Truth, and The Life
Second Withdrawal from Herod's Territory.
Another Avoiding of Herod's Territory.
Jesus Fails to Attend the Third Passover.
Jesus responded, "It isn't right to take food from the children and throw it to the dogs."
"Dear woman," Jesus said to her, "your faith is great. Your request is granted." And her daughter was instantly healed.
She replied, "That's true, Lord, but even the dogs under the table are allowed to eat the scraps from the children's plates."
As Lazarus lay there longing for scraps from the rich man's table, the dogs would come and lick his open sores.
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