The Word became flesh
and took up residence among us.
We observed His glory,
the glory as the One and Only Son from the Father,
full of grace and truth.
But I have told you these things so that when their time comes you may remember I told them to you. I didn’t tell you these things from the beginning, because I was with you.
While I was with them,
I was protecting them by Your name
that You have given Me.
I guarded them and not one of them is lost,
except the son of destruction,
so that the Scripture may be fulfilled.
“Therefore, from among the men who have accompanied us during the whole time the Lord Jesus went in and out among us—
Jesus said to him, “Have I been among you all this time without your knowing Me, Philip? The one who has seen Me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?
“I baptize with water,” John answered them. “Someone stands among you, but you don’t know Him.
He also appointed 12—He also named them apostles—to be with Him, to send them out to preach,
Soon afterward He was traveling from one town and village to another, preaching and telling the good news of the kingdom of God. The Twelve were with Him,
You are the ones who stood by Me in My trials.
You also will testify, because you have been with Me from the beginning.
I desire those You have given Me
to be with Me where I am.
Then they will see My glory,
which You have given Me
because You loved Me before the world’s foundation.
As He was getting into the boat, the man who had been demon-possessed kept begging Him to be with Him.
The man from whom the demons had departed kept begging Him to be with Him. But He sent him away and said,
“Even if I have to die with You,” Peter told Him, “I will never deny You!” And all the disciples said the same thing.
Then Thomas (called “Twin”) said to his fellow disciples, “Let’s go so that we may die with Him.”
Then two criminals were crucified with Him, one on the right and one on the left.
In the same way even the criminals who were crucified with Him kept taunting Him.
Now Peter was sitting outside in the courtyard. A servant approached him and she said, “You were with Jesus the Galilean too.”
When she saw Peter warming himself, she looked at him and said, “You also were with that Nazarene, Jesus.”
When a servant saw him sitting in the firelight, and looked closely at him, she said, “This man was with Him too.”
When he had gone out to the gateway, another woman saw him and told those who were there, “This man was with Jesus the Nazarene!”
One of the high priest’s slaves, a relative of the man whose ear Peter had cut off, said, “Didn’t I see you with Him in the garden?”
About an hour later, another kept insisting, “This man was certainly with Him, since he’s also a Galilean.”
When they observed the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed and recognized that they had been with Jesus.
Every day while I was with you in the temple complex, you never laid a hand on Me. But this is your hour—and the dominion of darkness.”
“Come and you’ll see,” He replied. So they went and saw where He was staying, and they stayed with Him that day. It was about 10 in the morning.