Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my sake? Verily, verily, I say unto thee, The cock shall not crow, till thou hast denied me thrice.

Bible References


Proverbs 16:18
Pride comes before destruction,
and an arrogant spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 28:26
The one who trusts in himself is a fool,
but one who walks in wisdom will be safe.
Proverbs 29:23
A person’s pride will humble him,
but a humble spirit will gain honor.
1 Corinthians 10:12
So, whoever thinks he stands must be careful not to fall.

The cock

John 18:16
But Peter remained standing outside by the door. So the other disciple, the one known to the high priest, went out and spoke to the girl who was the doorkeeper and brought Peter in.
Matthew 26:34
“I assure you,” Jesus said to him, “tonight, before the rooster crows, you will deny Me three times!”
Mark 14:30
“I assure you,” Jesus said to him, “today, this very night, before the rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times!”
Luke 22:34
“I tell you, Peter,” He said, “the rooster will not crow today until you deny three times that you know Me!”

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