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2 And also some women who had been cured of evil spirits and diseases: Mary, called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had been expelled; 3 And Joanna, the wife of Chuza, Herod's household manager; and Susanna; and many others, who ministered to and provided for Some ancient manuscripts read ``Him" instead of ``them."Him and them out of their property and personal belongings. 4 And when a very great throng was gathering together and people from town after town kept coming to Jesus, He said in a parable: 5 A sower went out to sow seed; and as he sowed, some fell along the traveled path and was trodden underfoot, and the birds of the air ate it up. 6 And some fell on the rock, and as soon as it sprouted, it withered away because it had no moisture. 7 And other fell in the midst of the thorns, and the thorns grew up with it and choked it . 8 And some seed fell into good soil, and grew up and yielded a crop a hundred times . As He said these things, He called out, He who has ears to hear, let him be listening and let him Joseph Thayer, A Greek-English Lexicon.consider and understand by hearing! 9 And when His disciples asked Him the meaning of this parable, 10 He said to them, To you it has been given to know (to recognize and understand more strongly and clearly) the mysteries and secrets of the kingdom of God, but for others they are in parables, so that, looking, they may not see; and hearing, they may not comprehend. 11 Now the meaning of the parable is this: The seed is the Word of God. 12 Those along the traveled road are the people who have heard; then the devil comes and carries away the message out of their hearts, that they may not believe (Joseph Thayer, A Greek-English Lexicon.acknowledge Me as their Savior and devote themselves to Me) and be saved . 13 And those upon the rock who, when they hear , receive and welcome it with joy; but these have no root. They believe for a while, and in time of trial and temptation fall away (withdraw and stand aloof). 14 And as for what fell among the thorns, these are who hear, but as they go on their way they are choked and suffocated with the anxieties and cares and riches and pleasures of life, and their fruit does not ripen (come to maturity and perfection). 15 But as for that in the good soil, these are who, hearing the Word, hold it fast in a just (Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.noble, virtuous) and worthy heart, and steadily bring forth fruit with patience. 16 No one after he has lighted a lamp covers it with a vessel or puts it under a couch; but he puts it on a lampstand, that those who come in may see the light. 17 For there is nothing hidden that shall not be disclosed, nor anything secret that shall not be known and come out into the open. 18 Be careful therefore how you listen. For to him who has will more be given; and from him who does not have , even what he thinks and John Wycliffe, The Wycliffe Bible.guesses and William Tyndale, The Tyndale Bible.supposes that he has will be taken away. 19 Then Jesus' mother and His brothers came along toward Him, but they could not get to Him because of the crowd. 20 And it was told Him, Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, desiring to have an interview with You. 21 But He answered them, My mother and My brothers are those who listen to the Word of God and do it! 22 One of those days He and His disciples got into a boat, and He said to them, Let us go across to the other side of the lake. So they put out to sea. 23 But as they were sailing, He fell off to sleep. And a J.H. Heinrich Schmidt, cited by Joseph Thayer, A Greek-English Lexicon. whirlwind revolving from below upwards swept down on the lake, and the boat was filling with water, and they were in great danger. 24 And the disciples came and woke Him, saying, Master, Master, we are perishing! And He, being thoroughly awakened, James Moulton and George Milligan, The Vocabulary.censured and John Wycliffe, The Wycliffe Bible.blamed and rebuked the wind and the raging waves; and they ceased, and there came a calm. 25 And He said to them, Where is your faith (your trust, your confidence in Me--in My veracity and My integrity)? And they were seized with alarm and profound and reverent dread, and they marveled, saying to one another, Who then is this, that He commands even wind and sea, and they obey Him? 26 Then they came to the country of the Gerasenes, which is opposite Galilee. 27 Now when Jesus stepped out on land, there met Him a certain man out of the town who had demons. For a long time he had worn no clothes, and he lived not in a house but in the tombs. 28 And when he saw Jesus, he raised a deep (terrible) cry and fell down before Him and shouted loudly, What have You with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I beg You, do not torment me! 29 For Jesus was already commanding the unclean spirit to come out of the man. For many times it had snatched and held him; he was kept under guard and bound with chains and fetters, but he would break the bonds and be driven by the demon into the wilderness (desert). 30 Jesus then asked him, What is your name? And he answered, Legion; for many demons had entered him. 31 And they begged not to command them to depart into the Abyss (bottomless pit). 32 Now a great herd of swine was there feeding on the hillside; and begged Him to give them leave to enter these. And He allowed them . 33 Then the demons came out of the man and entered into the swine, and the herd rushed down the steep cliff into the lake and were drowned. 34 When the herdsmen saw what had happened, they ran away and told it in the town and in the country. 35 And went out to see what had occurred, and they came to Jesus and found the man from whom the demons had gone out, sitting at the feet of Jesus, clothed and in his right (sound) mind; and they were seized with alarm and fear. 36 And those who had seen it told them how he who had been possessed with demons was restored . 37 Then all the people of the country surrounding the Gerasenes' district asked to depart from them, for they were possessed and suffering with dread and terror; so He entered a boat and returned . 38 But the man from whom the demons had gone out kept begging and Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.praying that he might accompany Him and be with Him, but sent him away, saying, 39 Return to your home, and recount of how many and great things God has done for you. And departed, proclaiming throughout the whole city how much Jesus had done for him. 40 Now when Jesus came back , the crowd received and welcomed Him gladly, for they were all waiting and looking for Him. 41 And there came a man named Jairus, who had been a director of the synagogue; and falling at the feet of Jesus, he begged Him to come to his house, 42 For he had an only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she was dying. As went, the people pressed together around Him . 43 And a woman who had suffered from a flow of blood for twelve years Many manuscripts add this phrase.and had spent all her living upon physicians, and could not be healed by anyone, 44 Came up behind Him and touched the fringe of His garment, and immediately her flow of blood ceased. 45 And Jesus said, Who is it who touched Me? When all were denying it, Peter Some manuscripts add this phrase.and those who were with him said, Master, the multitudes surround You and press You on every side! 46 But Jesus said, Someone did touch Me; for I perceived that power has gone forth from Me. 47 And when the woman saw that she had not escaped notice, she came up trembling, and, falling down before Him, she declared in the presence of all the people for what reason she had touched Him and how she had been instantly cured. 48 And He said to her, Daughter, your faith (your confidence and trust in Me) has made you well! Go (enter) Richard Trench, Synonyms of the New Testament.into peace (Hermann Cremer, Biblico-Theological Lexicon.untroubled, undisturbed well-being). 49 While He was still speaking, a man from the house of the director of the synagogue came and said , Your daughter is dead; do not Richard Trench, Synonyms of the New Testament.weary and trouble the Teacher any further. 50 But Jesus, on hearing this, answered him, Do not be seized with alarm or struck with fear; simply believe , and she shall be made well. 51 And when He came to the house, He permitted no one to enter with Him except Peter and John and James, and the girl's father and mother. 52 And all were weeping for and bewailing her; but He said, Do not weep, for she is not dead but sleeping. 53 And they laughed Him to scorn, knowing full well that she was dead. 54 And grasping her hand, He called, saying, Child, arise ! 55 And her spirit returned , and she arose immediately; and He directed that she should be given something to eat. 56 And her parents were amazed, but He charged them to tell no one what had occurred.



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Dr.W.Samuel Legon avatar
THIS BOOK IS HABIT FORMING
Shared by: Dr.W.Samuel Legon on Nov, 2016
Summary: The more you use it the more you love it the word of God.
Dennis Lee avatar
The Nature of Faith
Shared by: Dennis Lee on Oct, 2016
Summary: A sermon that looks at the true nature of faith from the disciples panic during the storm and Jesus calming of the winds and waves. This is what faith looks like in real life.
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Scripture: Luke 8:22-25
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 1,171
Dan Proctor avatar
Becoming Part of Somebody Else’s Story
Shared by: Dan Proctor on Sep, 2016
Summary: Your life can have a divine, eternal impact on others. How? Let’s learn from the greatest evangelist that ever lived – Jesus!
Series: The Gospels
Scripture: Luke 8:26-39
Denomination: Bible Church
Views: 414
Ron Freeman, Evangelist avatar
Who Touched Me?
Shared by: Ron Freeman, Evangelist on Sep, 2016
Summary: To establish that the Lord was moved by the touch of a woman, who had an issue of blood for twelve years; that made her unclean. Jesus noted that it was her touch of faith; that removed her social disgrace.This lesson explains how that was possible.
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The Power of His Liberating Peace
Shared by: Cesar Datuin on Aug, 2016
Summary: Jesus came here on earth not only to give His peace when He mentioned this in John 14:27, but also to use His liberating power to free us from all worries of life.
Scripture: Luke 8:22-55
Denomination: *other
Views: 73
Dan Proctor avatar
When You Find Yourself In A Storm
Shared by: Dan Proctor on Jul, 2016
Summary: Life’s storms are pounding your soul. You feel like you are not going to make it, and you’re going under. What should a person do? How do we handle the storms that come our way? How do we survive? I want to share with you three principles from our text
Series: The Gospels
Scripture: Luke 8:22-25
Denomination: Bible Church
Views: 295
bala samson avatar
Devil the stealer
Shared by: bala samson on Jul, 2016
Summary: Dude, check out your walk with God! When you walk more with the devil, he tends to keep you away from the Savior. Caveat!
Scripture: Luke 8:1-12
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 151
I. G. Spong avatar
Freedom from Our Demons
Shared by: I. G. Spong on Jun, 2016
Summary: In a crazy world, can we be free from our demons?
Scripture: Luke 8:26-39
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 165
John Dobbs avatar
Jesus Vs. Legion
Shared by: John Dobbs on Jun, 2016
Summary: In the battle of Jesus Vs. Legion, Jesus always wins. So are we begging him to leave or begging him to stay?
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Scripture: Luke 8:26-39
Views: 970
I. G. Spong avatar
A Sinner Comes to Jesus
Shared by: I. G. Spong on Jun, 2016
Summary: Do we look upon fellow sinners as a "super-righteous" person might or as Jesus does?
Ernie Arnold avatar
Jesus' D-DAY Invasion
Shared by: Ernie Arnold on Jun, 2016
Summary: Luke shows us two very different ways in handling evil/s in our world/lives +The people of Gerasenes who believed in the philosophy of Tolerance and Maintenance +Jesus who believed in the ministry of Transformation and making Disciples
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Scripture: Luke 8:26-39
Denomination: *other
Views: 913
Ron Hietsch avatar
Deviled Ham
Shared by: Ron Hietsch on Jun, 2016
Summary: We too can sit at Jesus' feet restored --- forgiven for all of our sins ---- because of His atoning death for us on the cross and His glorious resurrection.
Scripture: Luke 8:26-39
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 613
Armando Anguiano avatar
LOS 3 ENEMIGOS DE LA FE
Shared by: Armando Anguiano on Jun, 2016
Summary: Fe , animo , cambio de vida
Scripture: Luke 8:1-15
Denomination: *other
Views: 479
Ernie Arnold avatar
Jesus' Open Heart/Door Policy - How to Treat Others Like Jesus
Shared by: Ernie Arnold on Jun, 2016
Summary: We see a great contrast in how to receive people in how Jesus and Simon received this woman. Jesus seeks a relationship, moves towards her and forgives her. Simon the Pharisee worries about her reputation, distances himself from her and dismisses her
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Scripture: Luke 7:36-8:3
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Views: 2,750
Mike Fogerson avatar
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Shared by: Mike Fogerson on May, 2016
Summary: After a long day of ministering, teaching that Jesus told the disciples to get on a boat. Let’s look at three constants that have never changed that can offer us encouragement when we have “one of those days.”
Scripture: Luke 8:22-25
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 368
Mike Fogerson avatar
The Man Who Was Demon Possessed
Shared by: Mike Fogerson on May, 2016
Summary: I want to give you three tips that every child of God needs to know in order not only to be made well, but to stay well.
Scripture: Luke 8:26-37
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 411
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
A Missionary to the Gentiles
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Apr, 2016
Summary: Anticipating the Gentile mission of Acts, Luke shows how it was first initiated by Jesus, through the unlikely figure of the man who came at Jesus from the tombs.
James May avatar
Touching the Hem of His Garment
Shared by: James May on Apr, 2016
Summary: The Woman with the issue of blood touched the hem of Jesus' garment and was healed. But why the hem? There's power in knowing why!
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Scripture: Luke 8:40-48
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 3,018
James Stophel avatar
OUTBREAK! Deveolping a Spiritual S.T.A.P.H. infection within the church
Shared by: James Stophel on Apr, 2016
Summary: Could a STAPH infection actually be a good thing? It can when it is a spiritual STAPH infection!
Scripture: Luke 8:43-48
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 704
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Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Mar, 2016
Summary: Those that fall by the way side, in spite of the claims of sins, Jesus is calling and he came for all sinners---the sinner in each and every one of us with the gift of eternal life.
Scripture: Luke 8:5-12
Denomination: Friends
Views: 63
Steve Wilson avatar
The Touch of Jesus
Shared by: Steve Wilson on Mar, 2016
Summary: What might the story of the raising of Jarius' daughter look like if it happened today?
Scripture: Luke 8:40-56
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,607
Troy Campbell avatar
Thorny Ground - The Cares of this World
Shared by: Troy Campbell on Mar, 2016
Summary: The Parable of the Sower
Scripture: Luke 8:11-14
Denomination: Pentecostal
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Thorny Ground - Riches
Shared by: Troy Campbell on Mar, 2016
Summary: The Parable of the Sower
Scripture: Luke 8:11-14
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 174
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Communicating with God
Shared by: Troy Campbell on Mar, 2016
Summary: God wants a relationship with us and wants to communicate with us.
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Communicating with God 2
Shared by: Troy Campbell on Mar, 2016
Summary: Learn how to effectively communicate with God in this message
Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid avatar
THE CHURCH OF CHRIST 4
Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Mar, 2016
Summary: Jesus' parable of the sower taught the truth of receiving the word of God, from the beginning to everlasting life wherein the will of man is challenged to meet the rigorous standard coming out of the word of God---to live with us for ever..
Scripture: Luke 8:4-21
Denomination: Friends
Views: 371
Ed Sasnett avatar
Responsive Heart
Shared by: Ed Sasnett on Feb, 2016
Summary: We cultivate a responsive heart to God by obeying the truth.
Scripture: Luke 8:4-15
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,254
Rick Gillespie- Mobley avatar
Overcoming Mistakes: Moving Past Regrets
Shared by: Rick Gillespie- Mobley on Feb, 2016
Summary: This sermon look at how regrets from the past do not have to paralyze our lives. Jesus has the power and authority to remove regrets.
Scripture: Luke 7:36-8:1
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
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The Good and Honest Heart
Shared by: Ron Freeman, Evangelist on Jan, 2016
Summary: To establish that the good and honest heart hears, receives, believes, and obeys the gospel of Christ--the seed of the kingdom. This lesson describes the type of heart that will be obedient to the gospel of Christ, in order to be saved by grace.
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Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Dec, 2015
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