6Sowhen He said to them, "I am He," they drewback and fell to the ground.
7Therefore He againasked them, "1Whom do you seek ?" And they said, "Jesus the Nazarene."
8Jesusanswered, "I told you that I am He; soif you seek Me, letthesego their way,"9
to fulfill the wordwhich He spoke, "2Of those whom You have given Me I lost not one."10SimonPeterthen, 3having a sword, drew it and struck the highpriest'sslave, and cutoff his rightear ; and the slave'sname was Malchus.
11SoJesussaid to Peter, "Put the sword into the sheath ; 4the cupwhich the Father has given Me, shall I not drink it?"
125So6the Roman acohort and the bcommander and the 7officers of the Jews, arrestedJesus and bound Him,
and led Him to 8Annasfirst ; for he was father-in-law of 9Caiaphas, who was highpriest that year.
14NowCaiaphas was the one who had advised the Jews that 10it was expedient for oneman to die on behalf of the people.
1511SimonPeter was followingJesus, and so was anotherdisciple. Now that disciple was known to the highpriest, and entered with Jesus into 12the court of the highpriest,
1613but Peter was standing at the dooroutside. So the otherdisciple, who was known to the highpriest, went out and spoke to the doorkeeper, and broughtPeter in.