Luke 9:40, MSG: I asked your disciples to deliver him but they couldn’t.
Luke 9:42, MSG: While he was coming, the demon slammed him to the ground and threw him into convulsions. Jesus stepped in, ordered the vile spirit gone, healed the boy, and handed him back to his father.
Luke 9:41, MSG: Jesus said, “What a generation! No sense of God! No focus to your lives! How many times do I have to go over these things? How much longer do I have to put up with this? Bring your son here.”
Luke 9:38-39, MSG: A man called from out of the crowd, “Please, please, Teacher, take a look at my son. He’s my only child. Often a spirit seizes him. Suddenly he’s screaming, thrown into convulsions, his mouth foaming. And then it beats him black and blue before it leaves.”
Luke 9:43, MSG: They all shook their heads in wonder, astonished at God’s greatness, God’s majestic greatness.