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8:1 And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, proclaiming and shewing the glad tidings of the Malkut Elohim: and the twelve [were] with him,
8:2 And certain women, which had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities, Miryam called Magdala, out of whom went seven shedim (demons),
8:3 And Yochanah the wife of Kuza Herod's steward, and Shoshanah, and many others, which ministered unto him of their substance.
8:4 And when much people were gathered together, and were come to him out of every city, he spake by a mashal (parable):
8:5 A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it.
8:6 And some fell upon a rock; and as soon as it was sprung up, it withered away, because it lacked moisture.
8:7 And some fell among thorns; and the thorns sprang up with it, and choked it.
8:8 And other fell on good ground, and sprang up, and bare fruit an hundredfold. And when he had said these things, he cried, He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
8:9 And his Talmidim asked him, saying, What might this mashal (parable) be?
8:10 And he said, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the Malkut Elohim: but to others in mashalim (parables); that seeing they might not see, and hearing they might not understand.
8:11 Now the mashal (parable) is this: The seed is the Dvar Elohim.
8:12 Those by the way side are they that hear; then cometh the devil, and taketh away the word out of their hearts, lest they should believe and be saved.
8:13 They on the rock [are they], which, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no root, which for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
8:14 And that which fell among thorns are they, which, when they have heard, go forth, and are choked with cares and riches and pleasures of [this] life, and bring no fruit to perfection.
8:15 But that on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep [it], and bring forth fruit with patience.
8:16 No man, when he hath lighted a candle, covereth it with a vessel, or putteth [it] under a bed; but setteth [it] on a candlestick, that they which enter in may see the light.
8:17 For nothing is secret, that shall not be made manifest; neither [any thing] hid, that shall not be known and come abroad.
8:18 Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whosoever hath, to him shall be given; and whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken even that which he seemeth to have.
8:19 Then came to him [his] mother and his brethren, and could not come at him for the press.
8:20 And it was told him [by certain] which said, Thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to see thee.
8:21 And he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are these which hear the Dvar Elohim, and do it.
8:22 Now it came to pass on a certain day, that he went into a ship with his Talmidim: and he said unto them, Let us go over unto the other side of the lake. And they launched forth.
8:23 But as they sailed he fell asleep: and there came down a storm of wind on the lake; and they were filled [with mayim], and were in jeopardy.
8:24 And they came to him, and awoke him, saying, Master, master, we perish. Then he arose, and rebuked the wind and the raging of the mayim: and they ceased, and there was a calm.
8:25 And he said unto them, Where is your faith? And they being afraid wondered, saying one to another, What manner of man is this! for he commandeth even the winds and mayim, and they obey him.
8:26 And they arrived at the country of the Gadarenes, which is over against Galil.
8:27 And when he went forth to land, there met him out of the city a certain man, which had shedim (demons) long time, and ware no clothes, neither abode in [any] bayit, but in the tombs.
8:28 When he saw Yehoshua (יהושע) , he cried out, and fell down before him, and with a loud voice said, What have I to do with thee, Yehoshua (יהושע) , [thou] Ben Elohim most high? I beseech thee, torment me not.
8:29 (For he had commanded the ruach hatameh (unclean spirit) to come out of the man. For oftentimes it had caught him: and he was kept bound with chains and in fetters; and he brake the bands, and was driven of the devil into the midbar.)
8:30 And Yehoshua (יהושע) asked him, saying, What is thy name? And he said, Legion: because many shedim (demons) were entered into him.
8:31 And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into the deep.
8:32 And there was there an herd of many swine feeding on the mountain: and they besought him that he would suffer them to enter into them. And he suffered them.
8:33 Then went the shedim (demons) out of the man, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the lake, and were choked.
8:34 When they that fed [them] saw what was done, they fled, and went and told [it] in the city and in the country.
8:35 Then they went out to see what was done; and came to Yehoshua (יהושע) , and found the man, out of whom the shedim (demons) were departed, sitting at the feet of Yehoshua (יהושע), clothed, and in his right mind: and they were afraid.
8:36 They also which saw [it] told them by what means he that was possessed of the shedim (demons) was healed.
8:37 Then the whole multitude of the country of the Gadarenes round about besought him to depart from them; for they were taken with great fear: and he went up into the ship, and returned back again.
8:38 Now the man out of whom the shedim (demons) were departed besought him that he might be with him: but Yehoshua (יהושע) sent him away, saying,
8:39 Return to thine own bayit, and shew how great things Elohim hath done unto thee. And he went his way, and published throughout the whole city how great things Yehoshua (יהושע) had done unto him.
8:40 And it came to pass, that, when Yehoshua (יהושע) was returned, the people [gladly] received him: for they were all waiting for him.
8:41 And, Hinei, there came a man named Yairus, and he was a ruler of the shul: and he fell down at Yeshua' feet, and besought him that he would come into his bayit:
8:42 For he had one only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she lay a dying. But as he went the people thronged him.
In an act of scandalous faith, she touches Yeshua’ garment’s “fringe”—no doubt one of the tassels (Tzitzit) worn by Jewish men, in obedience to Bamidbar15:38-41 and Devarim 22:12, on the four corners of their outer garment, and later on the prayer shawl (Tallit). The tassels were made of blue and white cords woven together.
8:43 And a woman having an issue of blood twelve years, which had spent all her living upon physicians, neither could be healed of any,
8:44 Came up behind Him and touched the fringe of His cloak, and immediately her hemorrhage stopped.
8:45 And Yehoshua (יהושע) said, Who touched me? When all denied, Kefa and they that were with him said, Master, the multitude throng thee and press [thee], and sayest thou, Who touched me?
8:46 And Yehoshua (יהושע) said, Somebody hath touched me: for I perceive that virtue is gone out of me.
8:47 And when the woman saw that she was not hid, she came trembling, and falling down before him, she declared unto him before all the people for what cause she had touched him, and how she was healed immediately.
8:48 And he said unto her, Daughter, be of good comfort: thy faith hath made thee whole; go in Shalom.
8:49 While he yet spake, there cometh one from the ruler of the shul's [bayit], saying to him, Thy daughter is dead; trouble not the Master.
8:50 But when Yehoshua (יהושע) heard [it], he answered him, saying, Fear not: believe only, and she shall be made whole.
8:51 And when he came into the bayit, he suffered no man to go in, save Kefa, and Yaakov, and Yochanan, and the father and the mother of the maiden.
8:52 And all wept, and bewailed her: but he said, Weep not; she is not dead, but sleepeth.
8:53 And they laughed him to scorn, knowing that she was dead.
8:54 And he put them all out, and took her by the hand, and called, saying, Maid, arise.
8:55 And her ruach came again, and she arose straightway: and he commanded to give her meat.
8:56 And her parents were astonished: but he charged them that they should tell no man what was done.
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Legion, also known as the Gerasene demon, or translated as Lots, is a demon
Magdala (Aramaic מגדלא Magdala; Hebrew מגדל Migdal, meaning "tower"; Arabic قرية الممجدل Qaryat Al Majdal) in the the Tenakh mention twice in Yehoshua 15:37 and 19:38
Yehoshua 15:37 Tz'nan, Hadashah, Migdal-Gad,
Yehoshua 19:38 Yir'on, Migdal-El, Horem, Beit-`Anat and Beit-Shemesh — nineteen cities, together with their villages.