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Make no friendships with a man given to anger, and with a wrathful man do not associate,
But Judah said to him, The man solemnly and sternly warned us, saying, You shall not see my face again unless your brother is with you.
But if you will not send him, we will not go down; for the man said to us, You shall not see my face unless your brother is with you.
And you told your servants, Unless your youngest brother comes with you, you shall not see my face again.
But we said, We cannot go down. If our youngest brother is with us, then we will go down; for we may not see the man's face except our youngest brother is with us.
For how can I go up to my father if the lad is not with me? -- "lest I witness the woe and the evil that will come upon my father.
And when he came to Jerusalem to meet the king, David said to him, Why did you not go with me, Mephibosheth?
John said, Master, we saw a man driving out demons in Your name and we commanded him to stop it, for he does not follow along with us.
After this, many of His disciples drew back (returned to their old associations) and no longer accompanied Him.
They went out from our number, but they did not [really] belong to us; for if they had been of us, they would have remained with us. But [they withdrew] that it might be plain that they all are not of us.