Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My inward friends
Even my close friend whom I trusted, he who shared meals with me, has turned against me.
Indeed, it is not an enemy who insults me, or else I could bear it; it is not one who hates me who arrogantly taunts me, or else I could hide from him.
"To the one in despair, kindness should come from his friend even if he forsakes the fear of the Almighty.
They repay my love with accusations, but I continue to pray.
But Jesus said to him, "Judas, would you betray the Son of Man with a kiss?"
"But look, the hand of the one who betrays me is with me on the table.