John 18:1-10 NIRV

Jesus Is Arrested

1 When Jesus had finished praying, he left with his disciples. They crossed the Kidron Valley. On the other side there was a grove of olive trees. Jesus and his disciples went into it.

References for John 18:1

      2 Judas knew the place. He was going to hand Jesus over to his enemies. Jesus had often met in that place with his disciples.
      3 So Judas came to the grove. He was guiding a group of soldiers and some officials. The chief priests and the Pharisees had sent them. They were carrying torches, lanterns and weapons.
      4 Jesus knew everything that was going to happen to him. So he went out and asked them, "Who is it that you want?"
      5 "Jesus of Nazareth," they replied. "I am he," Jesus said. Judas, who was going to hand Jesus over, was standing there with them.
      6 When Jesus said, "I am he," they moved back. Then they fell to the ground.
      7 He asked them again, "Who is it that you want?" They said, "Jesus of Nazareth."
      8 "I told you I am he," Jesus answered. "If you are looking for me, then let these men go."
      9 This happened so that the words Jesus had spoken would come true. He had said, "I have not lost anyone God has given me."(John 6:39)
      10 Simon Peter had a sword and pulled it out. He struck the high priest's servant and cut off his right ear. The servant's name was Malchus.