Jesus said to them, "The kings of the Gentiles lord it over them; and those who exercise authority over them call themselves Benefactors.
But you are not to be like that. Instead, the greatest among you should be like the youngest,1 and the one who rules like the one who serves.2
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For who is greater, the one who is at the table or the one who serves? Is it not the one who is at the table? But I am among you as one who serves.3
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You are those who have stood by me in my trials.
And I confer on you a kingdom,4 just as my Father conferred one on me,
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so that you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom5 and sit on thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.6
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"Simon, Simon, Satan has asked7 to sift you as wheat.8
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But I have prayed for you,9 Simon, that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers."10
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But he replied, "Lord, I am ready to go with you to prison and to death."11
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Jesus answered, "I tell you, Peter, before the rooster crows today, you will deny three times that you know me."
Then Jesus asked them, "When I sent you without purse, bag or sandals,12 did you lack anything?" "Nothing," they answered.
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