New American Standard Bible
But she said, "Yes, Lord; but even the dogs feed on the crumbs which fall from 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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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And she said, Truth, Lord ... - What you say is true.
Let it be that the best food should be given to the children - let the Jews have the chief benefit of thy ministry; but the dogs beneath the table eat the crumbs. So let me be regarded as a dog, a pagan, as unworthy of everything. Yet grant one exertion of that almighty power displayed so signally among the Jews, and heal the despised daughter of a despised heathen mother."
LibraryOn the Words of the Gospel, Matt. xv. 21,"Jesus Went Out Thence, and Withdrew into the Parts of Tyre and Sidon. And Behold, a Canaanitish Woman,"
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And He answered and said, "It is not good to take the children's bread and throw it to the dogs."
Then Jesus said to her, "O woman, your faith is great; it shall be done for you as you wish." And her daughter was healed at once.
But she answered and said to Him, "Yes, Lord, but even the dogs under the table feed on the children's crumbs."
and longing to be fed with the crumbs which were falling from the rich man's table; besides, even the dogs were coming and licking his sores.
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