Luke 22:31-41 NIV

31 "Simon, Simon, Satan has asked1 to sift youa as wheat.2

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    • a 22:31 - The Greek is plural.
      32 But I have prayed for you,3 Simon, that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers."4

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      33 But he replied, "Lord, I am ready to go with you to prison and to death."5

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      34 Jesus answered, "I tell you, Peter, before the rooster crows today, you will deny three times that you know me."
      35 Then Jesus asked them, "When I sent you without purse, bag or sandals,6 did you lack anything?" "Nothing," they answered.

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      36 He said to them, "But now if you have a purse, take it, and also a bag; and if you don't have a sword, sell your cloak and buy one.
      37 It is written: 'And he was numbered with the transgressors'b;7 and I tell you that this must be fulfilled in me. Yes, what is written about me is reaching its fulfillment."

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      38 The disciples said, "See, Lord, here are two swords." "That is enough," he replied.

      Jesus Prays on the Mount of Olives

      22:40-46pp -- Mt 26:36-46; Mk 14:32-42

      39 Jesus went out as usual8 to the Mount of Olives,9 and his disciples followed him.

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      40 On reaching the place, he said to them, "Pray that you will not fall into temptation."10

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      41 He withdrew about a stone's throw beyond them, knelt down11 and prayed,

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