A A A A A
Bible Book List
The IVP New Testament Commentary Series – Lacking a Mustard Seed of Faith (17:14-23)
Lacking a Mustard Seed of Faith (17:14-23)

As Moses found that those he had left in charge were unable to control the people (Ex 24:14; 32:1-8), Jesus found that those he had left behind could not cast out a particularly troublesome demon. Jesus casts out the demon immediately, demonstrating how it should be done (17:18; compare 8:26), but the disciples' inability twice invites Jesus' reproof of their weak faith (17:17, 20).

Bible Gateway Recommends

Revelation: The IVP NT Commentary [IVPNTC]
Revelation: The IVP NT Commentary [IVPNTC]
Retail: $18.00
Our Price: $11.99Save: $6.01 (33%)Buy now
1 & 2 Thessalonians: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
1 & 2 Thessalonians: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
Retail: $18.00
Our Price: $11.99Save: $6.01 (33%)Buy now
Acts: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
Acts: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
Retail: $20.00
Our Price: $13.99Save: $6.01 (30%)Buy now
Matthew Volume 1
Matthew Volume 1
Retail: $24.00
Our Price: $15.99Save: $8.01 (33%)Buy now
Hebrews: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
Hebrews: IVP New Testament Commentary [IVPNTC]
Retail: $16.00
Our Price: $10.99Save: $5.01 (31%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
Buy now