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Syrophenician: "a Greek, a Syrophenician by nation"
(Mark 7:26) i.e., a Gentile born in
the Phoenician part of Syria.
When our Lord retired into the borderland of Tyre and Sidon
a Syro-phoenician woman came to him, and earnestly besought him, in
behalf of her daughter, who was grievously afflicted with a demon.
Her faith in him was severely tested by his silence
(Matthew 15:24) and seeming reproach that it was not meet to cast
the children's bread to dogs
(Matthew 15:26) But it stood the test, and
her petition was graciously granted, because of the greatness of her