“It is not right tot take the children’s bread and toss it to their dogs.” Was Jesus being rude to the Canaanite woman? At first glance, it seems like it, but that is not like Jesus. What are we missing? Before this, Jesus fed 5000 men (plus women and children) and afterwards He fed the 4000. What can these two different feedings tell us about Jesus’ mission? What is the connection between this and the shepherd of Psalms 23?