15 Immediately, when they saw Him, all the people were greatly amazed, and running to Him, greeted Him.
16 And He asked the scribes, "What are you discussing with them?"
17 Then one of the crowd answered and said, "Teacher, I brought You my son, who has a mute spirit.
19 He answered him and said, "O faithless generation, how long shall I be with you? How long shall I bear with you? Bring him to Me."
21 So He asked his father, "How long has this been happening to him?" And he said, "From childhood.
23 Jesus said to him,
24 Immediately the father of the child cried out and said with tears,
25 When Jesus saw that the people came running together, He rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it,
26 Then the spirit cried out, convulsed him greatly, and came out of him. And he became as one dead, so that many said,
28 And when He had come into the house, His disciples asked Him privately, "Why could we not cast it out?"
29 So He said to them, "This kind can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting." |