Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then saith Jesus unto them, All ye shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will smite the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered abroad.
But all this was done, that the scriptures of the prophets might be fulfilled. Then all the disciples forsook him, and fled.
And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and you shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake.
And Jesus said unto them, All you shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will smite the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered.
And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat:
Behold, the hour comes, yea, is now come, that you shall be scattered, every man to his own, and shall leave me alone: and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with me.
Yet it pleased the LORD to bruise him; he has put him to grief: when you shall make his soul an offering for sin, he shall see his offspring, he shall prolong his days, and the will of the LORD shall prosper in his hand.
Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, and against the man that is close to me, says the LORD of hosts: strike the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered: and I will turn my hand against the little ones.
My brethren have dealt deceitfully as a brook, and as the stream of brooks that pass away;
He has put my brethren far from me, and my acquaintances are wholly estranged from me.
My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my plague; and my kinsmen stand afar off.
Reproach has broken my heart; and I am full of heaviness: and I looked for some to take pity, but there was none; and for comforters, but I found none.
Lover and friend have you put far from me, and my acquaintance into darkness.
I called for my lovers, but they deceived me: my priests and my elders died in the city, while they sought their food to relieve their souls.
And they were scattered, because there is no shepherd: and they became food to all the beasts of the field, when they were scattered.
These things have I spoken unto you, that you should not be offended.