I had always been uncomfortable with this passage, but the reading today in MacArthur’s commentary illuminated a wonderful meaning I had not seen before.
“The woman’s faith was not great because it was stronger or more sincere or mature than the faith of many Jews who believed in Christ but because it was based on so little light.
I am looking forward to tomorrow as I begin reading through the expansion of each of the five qualities of great faith.
what we know not, teach us;
what we have not, give us;
what we are not, make us.
For Your Son’s sake.