Mark 8

leaven See note 4, (See Scofield "Matthew 13:33")

Herod See margin ref., (See Scofield "Matthew 14:1")

And he took

Our Lord's action here is most significant, Having abandoned Bethsaida to judgment Matthew 11:12-24. He would neither heal in that village, nor permit further testimony to be borne there Mark 8:26. The probation of Bethsaida as a community was ended, but He would still show mercy to individuals. Cf Revelation 3:20.

Christ is outside the door of that church, but "If any man hear My voice," etc.

Son of man

(See Scofield "Matthew 8:20") Also, Matthew 16:21-28; Mark 9:31; Luke 9:22-27; Luke 24:6

thou savourest

i.e. thou art thinking man's thoughts, not the thoughts of God. Contra, Matthew 16:17

sinful Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23")

angels (See Scofield "Hebrews 1:4")

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