Matthew 10:34-42 NIV

34 “Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.
35 For I have come to turn “ ‘a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law—

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      36 a man’s enemies will be the members of his own household.’a

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      37 “Anyone who loves their father or mother more than me is not worthy of me; anyone who loves their son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.

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      38 Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me.

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      39 Whoever finds their life will lose it, and whoever loses their life for my sake will find it.

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      40 “Anyone who welcomes you welcomes me, and anyone who welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me.

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      41 Whoever welcomes a prophet as a prophet will receive a prophet’s reward, and whoever welcomes a righteous person as a righteous person will receive a righteous person’s reward.
      42 And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones who is my disciple, truly I tell you, that person will certainly not lose their reward.”

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