Matthew 15:22 And, behold, a woman of Canaan came out of the same coasts, and cried unto him, saying, Have mercy on me, O Lord, thou Son of David; my daughter is grievously vexed with a devil.

Bible Study on this Passage

†Χανααναῖος Chanaanaîos, khan-ah-an-ah'-yos; from G5477; a Chanaanæan
(i.e. Kenaanite), or native of gentile Palestine:—of Canaan.

Matthew 15:24 He answered, “I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.”

Paraphrased/ means I am sent to get back those who are Destroyed under the Law/ ( to remind them that the just shall live by FAITH. )

Genesis 15:6 And he believed in the Lord; and he counted it to him for righteousness.

Habakkuk 2:4 Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.

 Galatians 3:6-14
6 Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.
7 Know ye therefore that they which are of faith, the same are the children of Abraham.
8 And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the heathen through faith, preached
 before the gospel unto Abraham, saying, In thee shall all nations be blessed.
9 So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham.

Gal 3:11
But that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, it is evident: for, The just shall live by faith.

Cross Reference

Romans 4:13
For the promise to Abraham and his offspring that he would be heir of the world did not come through the law but through the righteousness of faith.

Galatians 3:28
There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 3:29 And if you are Christ's, then you are Abraham's offspring, heirs according to promise.

JESUS was Ministering to anyone who was ACTING BY FAITH.

Matthew 15:27 She said, “Yes, Lord, yet even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters' table.


Romans 3:29 Or is God the God of Jews only? Is he not the God of Gentiles also? Yes, of Gentiles also,

Romans 10:12 For there is no distinction between Jew and Greek; for the same Lord is Lord of all,
bestowing his riches on all who call on him.

Matthew 15:28 Then Jesus answered her, “O woman, great is your faith! Be it done for you as you
 desire.” And her daughter was healed instantly.


Other Women of Faith

Mark 5:34 And he said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well; go in peace, and be healed
of your disease.”

FIRST  STATEMENT of FAITH,  which is a Cross Reference to all  these scriptures

Genesis 15:6 And Abraham  believed the Lord, and he counted it to him as righteousness. ( FAITH )

Galatians 3:9 So then, those who are of faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.

The CHURCH,  the BODY of CHRIST  are those who are LIVING BY FAITH.

You cannot be PART of his BODY,  or be the CHURCH  UNLESS you are LIVING BY FAITH.


Ms Terry Mosley