Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they said unto him, We can. And Jesus said unto them, Ye shall indeed drink of the cup that I drink of; and with the baptism that I am baptized withal shall ye be baptized:
But Peter kept saying insistently, “Even if I have to die with You, I will not deny You!” And they all were saying the same thing also.
Peter *said to Him, “Lord, why can I not follow You right now?
I will lay down my life for You.”
And He was saying,
“ Abba! Father! All things are possible for You; remove this cup from Me; yet not what I will, but what You will.”
It is enough for the disciple that he become like his teacher, and the slave like his master. If they have called the head of the house Beelzebul, how much more will they malign the members of his household!
Remember the word that I said to you, ‘ A slave is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you; if they kept My word, they will keep yours also.
I have given them Your word; and the world has hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
had James the brother of John put to death with a sword.
Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I do my share on behalf of His body, which is the church, in filling up what is lacking in Christ’s afflictions.
I, John, your brother and fellow partaker in the tribulation and kingdom and perseverance which are in Jesus, was on the island called Patmos because of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus.
And there arose also
a dispute among them as to which one of them was regarded to be greatest.