18 So He said to them, (A)“Are you thus without understanding also? Do you not perceive that whatever enters a man from outside cannot defile him, 19 because it does not enter his heart but his stomach, and is eliminated, [a]thus purifying all foods?”

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  1. Mark 7:19 NU sets off the final phrase as Mark’s comment that Jesus has declared all foods clean.

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