He went out and made His way as usual to the Mount of Olives, and the disciples followed Him.
References for Luke 22:39
When He reached the place, He told them, "Pray that you may not enter into temptation."
Then He withdrew from them about a stone's throw, knelt down, and began to pray,
"Father, if You are willing, take this cup away from Me-nevertheless, not My will, but Yours, be done." [
Then an angel from heaven appeared to Him, strengthening Him.
Being in anguish, He prayed more fervently, and His sweat became like drops of blood falling to the ground.]
References for Luke 22:44
When He got up from prayer and came to the disciples, He found them sleeping, exhausted from their grief.
References for Luke 22:45
"Why are you sleeping?" He asked them. "Get up and pray, so that you won't enter into temptation."
While He was still speaking, suddenly a mob was there, and one of the Twelve named Judas was leading them. He came near Jesus to kiss Him,
References for Luke 22:47
but Jesus said to him, "Judas, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?"
When those around Him saw what was going to happen, they asked, "Lord, should we strike with the sword?"