Luke 22:54-71 NIV

Peter Disowns Jesus

22:55-62pp -- Mt 26:69-75; Mk 14:66-72; Jn 18:16-18,25-27

54 Then seizing him, they led him away and took him into the house of the high priest.1 Peter followed at a distance.2

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55 But when they had kindled a fire in the middle of the courtyard and had sat down together, Peter sat down with them.
56 A servant girl saw him seated there in the firelight. She looked closely at him and said, "This man was with him."
57 But he denied it. "Woman, I don't know him," he said.
58 A little later someone else saw him and said, "You also are one of them." "Man, I am not!" Peter replied.
59 About an hour later another asserted, "Certainly this fellow was with him, for he is a Galilean."3

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60 Peter replied, "Man, I don't know what you're talking about!" Just as he was speaking, the rooster crowed.
61 The Lord 4 turned and looked straight at Peter. Then Peter remembered the word the Lord had spoken to him: "Before the rooster crows today, you will disown me three times."5

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      62 And he went outside and wept bitterly.

      The Guards Mock Jesus

      22:63-65pp -- Mt 26:67,68; Mk 14:65; Jn 18:22,23

      63 The men who were guarding Jesus began mocking and beating him.

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          64 They blindfolded him and demanded, "Prophesy! Who hit you?"
          65 And they said many other insulting things to him.6

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          Jesus Before Pilate and Herod

          22:67-71pp -- Mt 26:63-66; Mk 14:61-63; Jn 18:19-21 23:2,3pp -- Mt 27:11-14; Mk 15:2-5; Jn 18:29-37 23:18-25pp -- Mt 27:15-26; Mk 15:6-15; Jn 18:39-19:16

          66 At daybreak the council7 of the elders of the people, both the chief priests and teachers of the law, met together,8 and Jesus was led before them.

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          67 "If you are the Christ,a " they said, "tell us." Jesus answered, "If I tell you, you will not believe me,

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              68 and if I asked you, you would not answer.9

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              69 But from now on, the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of the mighty God."10

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              70 They all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?"11 He replied, "You are right in saying I am."12

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              71 Then they said, "Why do we need any more testimony? We have heard it from his own lips."