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For she said, If ° I may touch but his clothes, I shall be whole.
And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.
And he looked round about to see her that had done this thing.

New Defender's Study Bible Notes

5:26 all that she had. Large and fruitless medical bills are apparently not uniquely a modern phenomenon! It is interesting that in his parallel account, Luke (who was himself a physician) did mention that she had unsuccessfully spent all she had on physicians, but could not bring himself to the further acknowledgment that she “rather grew worse!”

5:30 virtue had gone out. “Virtue” is used here in the sense of its original meaning, “strength,” or “power.” See note on Philippians 4:8.

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