Then Jesus went there, and departed into the coasts of Tyre and Sidon.…
1. To try our faith.
2. To foster humility.
3. To intensify desire after the blessings we request.
4. To enhance the joy of success when the answer is vouchsafed.
5. Blessed are they that wait for Him.
(C. M. Merry.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Then Jesus went thence, and departed into the coasts of Tyre and Sidon.