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 before a breaking, and a spirit lifted up before a fall
Proverbs 28:26
He trusting in his heart is foolish: and he going in wisdom shall be delivered.
Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride shall bring him low: and honor shall uphold him humble of spirit
1 Corinthians 10:12
Therefore let him seeming to stand see that he fall not.

The cock

John 18:16
And Peter stood before the door without. Then went out the other disciple who was known to the chief priest, and spake to her guarding the door, and brought in Peter.
Matthew 26:34
Jesus says to him, Truly I say to thee that in this night, before the cock utters a sound, thou shalt deny me thrice.
Mark 14:30
And Jesus says to him, Truly I say to thee, That to day, in this night, surely before the cock has uttered a sound twice, thou shalt deny me thrice.
Luke 22:34
And he said, I say to thee, Peter, the cock shall not utter a sound this day, before thou shalt thrice deny knowing me.