264While they were eating, Jesustook some bread, and a5after a blessing, He broke it and gave it to the disciples, and said, "Take, eat ; this is My body."27
And when He had taken a cup and giventhanks, He gave it to them, saying, "Drink from it, all of you;28for 6this is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for 7many for forgiveness of sins.29"But I say to you, I will not drink of thisfruit of the vine from now on until that daywhen I drink it new with you in My Father'skingdom."308After singing a hymn, they went out to 9the Mount of Olives.
31ThenJesussaid to them, "You will allb10fallawaybecause of Me thisnight, for it is written, '11I WILL STRIKEDOWN THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP OF THE FLOCK SHALL BE 12SCATTERED.'32"But after I have been raised, 13I will goahead of you to Galilee."33
But Petersaid to Him, "Even thoughall may cfallawaybecause of You, I will neverfallaway."
34Jesussaid to him, "14Truly I say to you that 15this very night, before a roostercrows, you will deny Me threetimes."35Petersaid to Him, "16Evenif I have to die with You, I will not deny You." All the disciplessaid the samethingtoo.