Parallel Bible results for Luke 9:18-27

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Luke 9:18-27

CEB 18 Once when Jesus was praying by himself, the disciples joined him, and he asked them, "Who do the crowds say that I am?" NIV 18 Once when Jesus was praying in private and his disciples were with him, he asked them, "Who do the crowds say I am?" CEB 19 They answered, "John the Baptist, others Elijah, and still others that one of the ancient prophets has come back to life." NIV 19 They replied, "Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, that one of the prophets of long ago has come back to life." CEB 20 He asked them, "And what about you? Who do you say that I am?" Peter answered, "The Christ sent from God." NIV 20 "But what about you?" he asked. "Who do you say I am?" Peter answered, "The Christ of God." CEB 21 Jesus gave them strict orders not to tell this to anyone. NIV 21 Jesus strictly warned them not to tell this to anyone. CEB 22 He said, "The Human One must suffer many things and be rejected—by the elders, chief priests, and the legal experts—and be killed and be raised on the third day." NIV 22 And he said, "The Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, chief priests and teachers of the law, and he must be killed and on the third day be raised to life." CEB 23 Jesus said to everyone, "All who want to come after me must say no to themselves, take up their cross daily, and follow me. NIV 23 Then he said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. CEB 24 All who want to save their lives will lose them. But all who lose their lives because of me will save them. NIV 24 For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for me will save it. CEB 25 What advantage do people have if they gain the whole world for themselves yet perish or lose their lives? NIV 25 What good is it for a man to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit his very self ? CEB 26 Whoever is ashamed of me and my words, the Human One will be ashamed of that person when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. NIV 26 If anyone is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of him when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. CEB 27 I assure you that some standing here won't die before they see God's kingdom." NIV 27 I tell you the truth, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God."