25 And a woman was there who had been subject to
bleeding for twelve years.
26 She had suffered a great deal under the care of
many doctors and had spent all she had, yet instead of getting better she grew
27 When she heard about Jesus, she came up behind him
in the crowd and touched his cloak,
28 because she thought, “If I just touch his clothes,
I will be healed.”
29 Immediately her bleeding stopped and she felt in
her body that she was freed from her suffering.
30 At once Jesus realized that
power had gone out from him. He turned around in the crowd and
asked, “Who touched my clothes?”
31 You see the people crowding
against you,” his disciples answered, “and yet you can ask, ‘Who touched
32 But Jesus kept looking around to see who had done it.
33 Then the woman, knowing what had happened to her,
came and fell at his feet and, trembling with fear, told him the whole truth.
said to her, “Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in
peace and be freed from your suffering