New International Version
He went on: "What comes out of a person is what defiles them.
King James Bible
And he said, That which cometh out of the man, that defileth the man.
Darby Bible Translation
And he said, That which goes forth out of the man, that defiles the man.
World English Bible
He said, "That which proceeds out of the man, that defiles the man.
Young's Literal Translation
And he said -- 'That which is coming out from the man, that doth defile the man;
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Into the draught - See on Matthew 15:17 (note).
Purging all meats? - For what is separated from the different aliments taken into the stomach, and thrown out of the body, is the innutritious parts of all the meats that are eaten; and thus they are purged, nothing being left behind but what is proper for the support of the body.
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'He touched his tongue; and looking up to heaven, He sighed, and saith Ephphatha, that is, Be opened.'--Mark vii 33, 34. For what reason was there this unwonted slowness in Christ's healing works? For what reason was there this unusual emotion ere He spoke the word which cleansed? As to the former question, a partial answer may perhaps be that our Lord is here on half-heathen ground, where aids to faith were much needed, and His power had to be veiled that it might be beheld. Hence the miracle is …
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Second Sermon for the Twelfth Sunday after Trinity
Things which Defile
The Children and the Dogs
Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.'"
But the things that come out of a person's mouth come from the heart, and these defile them.
For it is from within, out of a person's heart, that evil thoughts come--sexual immorality, theft, murder,
All these evils come from inside and defile a person."
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