John Bengel Commentary - Mark 8:26 - 8:26

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John Bengel Commentary - Mark 8:26 - 8:26

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Mar 8:26. Εἰς τὸν οἶκον-μηδὲ εἰς τὴν κώμην, into the house-nor into the village) His house therefore was in the remote extremity of the village.-μηδὲ εἴπης, nor tell) Jesus avoided celebrity, especially at that time. [For this miracle is the last in the Evangelists before the Feast of Tabernacles (and before the discourses recorded in John ch. 7-10-V. g.); and He forbade this miracle to be published abroad, just as He did the healing of the deaf and dumb man, ch. Mar 7:36. The people, after having celebrated the Passover, repaired to their country employments: His adversaries were thenceforth honoured with no further sign; and whatever effects were needful to be produced in the case of the disciples by miracles of this kind, had now already reached their highest point. Behold the year of grace now completed in Galilee!-Harm., p. 348.]-τινὶ, to any one) who is in the town.