Luke 8:42
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New International Version
because his only daughter, a girl of about twelve, was dying. As Jesus was on his way, the crowds almost crushed him.

King James Bible
For he had one only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she lay a dying. But as he went the people thronged him.

Darby Bible Translation
because he had an only daughter, about twelve years old, and she was dying. And as he went the crowds thronged him.

World English Bible
for he had an only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she was dying. But as he went, the multitudes pressed against him.

Young's Literal Translation
because he had an only daughter about twelve years old, and she was dying. And in his going away, the multitudes were thronging him,

Luke 8:42 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The people thronged him - Συνεπνιγον αυτον - almost suffocated him - so great was the throng about him.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

one.

Luke 7:12 Now when he came near to the gate of the city, behold, there was a dead man carried out, the only son of his mother...

Genesis 44:20-22 And we said to my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a child of his old age, a little one; and his brother is dead...

Job 1:18,19 While he was yet speaking, there came also another, and said...

Zechariah 12:10 And I will pour on the house of David, and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplications...

and she.

Job 4:20 They are destroyed from morning to evening: they perish for ever without any regarding it.

Psalm 90:5-8 You carry them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which grows up...

Psalm 103:15,16 As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourishes...

Ecclesiastes 6:12 For who knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spends as a shadow?...

Ezekiel 24:16,25 Son of man, behold, I take away from you the desire of your eyes with a stroke: yet neither shall you mourn nor weep...

Romans 5:12 Why, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed on all men, for that all have sinned:

But.

Luke 8:45 And Jesus said, Who touched me? When all denied, Peter and they that were with him said, Master, the multitude throng you and press you...

Mark 5:24 And Jesus went with him; and much people followed him, and thronged him.

Library
June 28 Evening
The Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits.--I TIM. 4:1. Take heed therefore how ye hear.--Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom.--Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked. Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. How sweet are thy words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth! Through thy
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

Christ to Jairus
'When Jesus heard it, He answered, saying, Fear not: believe only, and she shall be made whole.' --LUKE viii. 60. The calm leisureliness of conscious power shines out very brilliantly from this story of the raising of Jairus's daughter. The father had come to Jesus, in an agony of impatience, and besought Him to heal his child, who lay 'at the point of death.' Not a moment was to be lost. Our Lord sets out with him, but on the road pauses to attend to another sufferer, the woman who laid her wasted
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture

There are Some Things of this Sort Even of Our Saviour in the Gospel...
27. There are some things of this sort even of our Saviour in the Gospel, because the Lord of the Prophets deigned to be Himself also a Prophet. Such are those where, concerning the woman which had an issue of blood, He said, "Who touched Me?" [2431] and of Lazarus. "Where have ye laid him?" [2432] He asked, namely, as if not knowing that which in any wise He knew. And He did on this account feign that He knew not, that He might signify somewhat else by that His seeming ignorance: and since this
St. Augustine—Against Lying

The Right to what I Consider a Normal Standard of Living
"Have we no right to eat and to drink?"--I Corinthians 9:4 The white-haired mission secretary looked at me quizzically. "Well," he said, "it's all in your point of view. We find that these days in the tropics people may look upon the missionary's American refrigerator as a normal and necessary thing; but the cheap print curtains hanging at his windows may be to them unjustifiable extravagance!" * * * * * My mind goes back to a simple missionary home in China, with a cheap
Mabel Williamson—Have We No Rights?

Cross References
Mark 5:24
So Jesus went with him. A large crowd followed and pressed around him.

Luke 8:41
Then a man named Jairus, a synagogue leader, came and fell at Jesus' feet, pleading with him to come to his house

Luke 8:43
And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years, but no one could heal her.

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