We use cookies to collect general visitor statistics but not personal information. Privacy policy

Jairus' Daughter

Jairus pleads with Jesus to help his daughter.
Contributed by Lambsongs
Story also available on our translated websites: Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Hindi
Jairus was a man living in the town of Capernaum where Jesus was staying. When his daughter became very ill he knew who to go to for help. – Slide 1
Jairus hurried to find Jesus. ‘Please come quickly. My little girl is very sick. I know you can make her better,’ he said. – Slide 2
They were walking to Jairus’ house when someone came to tell them it was too late. The little girl had died! – Slide 3
It was no use Jesus going now. But Jesus kept walking. A crowd followed to see what He would do. – Slide 4
When Jesus got to Jairus’ house everyone was crying. The little girl was only 12 years old. They were all very sad. – Slide 5
Jesus went into the room where the little girl lay dead. He took her by the hand and said, ‘Little girl, I say to you, get up.’ – Slide 6
The girl sat up straight away. She was alive! Jesus said, ‘Give her something to eat.’ It was a miracle! – Slide 7
Jairus had seen Jesus make his dead daughter come alive again! Only Jesus could do such a miracle! – Slide 8
Slide 9