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Matthew 26:31 NIV

Jesus Predicts Peter’s Denial

31 Then Jesus told them, “This very night you will all fall away on account of me, for it is written: “ ‘I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock will be scattered.’a

References for Matthew 26:31

Study tools for Matthew 26:31

  • a 26:11 - See Deut. 15:11.
  • b 26:28 - Some manuscripts "the new"
  • c 26:31 - Zech. 13:7
  • d 26:50 - Or "“Why have you come, friend?”"
  • e 26:64 - See Psalm 110:1; Daniel 7:13.