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Luke 9:18-50

NAS 18 And it happened that while He was praying alone, the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them, saying, "Who do the people 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?" NAS 19 They answered and said, "John the Baptist, and others say Elijah; but others, that one of the prophets of old has risen again." 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." NAS 20 And He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?" And Peter answered and said, "The Christ of God." NIV 20 "But what about you?" he asked. "Who do you say I am?" Peter answered, "The Christ of God." NAS 21 But He warned them and instructed them not to tell this to anyone, NIV 21 Jesus strictly warned them not to tell this to anyone. NAS 22 saying, "The Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed and be raised up 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." NAS 23 And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his 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. NAS 24 "For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake, he is the one who will save it. NIV 24 For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for me will save it. NAS 25 "For what is a man profited if he gains the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself? NIV 25 What good is it for a man to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit his very self ? NAS 26 "For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of him when He comes in His glory, and 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. NAS 27 "But I say to you truthfully, there are some of those standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God." NIV 27 I tell you the truth, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God." NAS 28 Some eight days after these sayings, He took along Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. NIV 28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he took Peter, John and James with him and went up onto a mountain to pray. NAS 29 And while He was praying, the appearance of His face became different, and His clothing became white and gleaming. NIV 29 As he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became as bright as a flash of lightning. NAS 30 And behold, two men were talking with Him; and they were Moses and Elijah, NIV 30 Two men, Moses and Elijah, NAS 31 who, appearing in glory, were speaking of His departure which He was about to accomplish at Jerusalem. NIV 31 appeared in glorious splendor, talking with Jesus. They spoke about his departure, which he was about to bring to fulfillment at Jerusalem. NAS 32 Now Peter and his companions had been overcome with sleep; but when they were fully awake, they saw His glory and the two men standing with Him. NIV 32 Peter and his companions were very sleepy, but when they became fully awake, they saw his glory and the two men standing with him. NAS 33 And as these were leaving Him, Peter said to Jesus, "Master, it is good for us to be here; let us make three tabernacles: one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah "-not realizing what he was saying. NIV 33 As the men were leaving Jesus, Peter said to him, "Master, it is good for us to be here. Let us put up three shelters--one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah." (He did not know what he was saying.) NAS 34 While he was saying this, a cloud formed and began to overshadow them; and they were afraid as they entered the cloud. NIV 34 While he was speaking, a cloud appeared and enveloped them, and they were afraid as they entered the cloud. NAS 35 Then a voice came out of the cloud, saying, "This is My Son, My Chosen One; listen to Him!" NIV 35 A voice came from the cloud, saying, "This is my Son, whom I have chosen; listen to him." NAS 36 And when the voice had spoken, Jesus was found alone. And they kept silent, and reported to no one in those days any of the things which they had seen. NIV 36 When the voice had spoken, they found that Jesus was alone. The disciples kept this to themselves, and told no one at that time what they had seen. NAS 37 On the next day, when they came down from the mountain, a large crowd met Him. NIV 37 The next day, when they came down from the mountain, a large crowd met him. NAS 38 And a man from the crowd shouted, saying, "Teacher, I beg You to look at my son, for he is my only boy, NIV 38 A man in the crowd called out, "Teacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only child. NAS 39 and a spirit seizes him, and he suddenly screams, and it throws him into a convulsion with foaming at the mouth; and only with difficulty does it leave him, mauling him as it leaves. NIV 39 A spirit seizes him and he suddenly screams; it throws him into convulsions so that he foams at the mouth. It scarcely ever leaves him and is destroying him. NAS 40 "I begged Your disciples to cast it out, and they could not." NIV 40 I begged your disciples to drive it out, but they could not." NAS 41 And Jesus answered and said, "You unbelieving and perverted generation, how long shall I be with you and put up with you? Bring your son here." NIV 41 "O unbelieving and perverse generation," Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you and put up with you? Bring your son here." NAS 42 While he was still approaching, the demon slammed him to the ground and threw him into a convulsion. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, and healed the boy and gave him back to his father. NIV 42 Even while the boy was coming, the demon threw him to the ground in a convulsion. But Jesus rebuked the evil spirit, healed the boy and gave him back to his father. NAS 43 And they were all amazed at the greatness of God. But while everyone was marveling at all that He was doing, He said to His disciples, NIV 43 And they were all amazed at the greatness of God. While everyone was marveling at all that Jesus did, he said to his disciples, NAS 44 "Let these words sink into your ears; for the Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men." NIV 44 "Listen carefully to what I am about to tell you: The Son of Man is going to be betrayed into the hands of men." NAS 45 But they did not understand this statement, and it was concealed from them so that they would not perceive it; and they were afraid to ask Him about this statement. NIV 45 But they did not understand what this meant. It was hidden from them, so that they did not grasp it, and they were afraid to ask him about it. NAS 46 An argument started among them as to which of them might be the greatest. NIV 46 An argument started among the disciples as to which of them would be the greatest. NAS 47 But Jesus, knowing what they were thinking in their heart, took a child and stood him by His side, NIV 47 Jesus, knowing their thoughts, took a little child and had him stand beside him. NAS 48 and said to them, "Whoever receives this child in My name receives Me, and whoever receives Me receives Him who sent Me; for the one who is least among all of you, this is the one who is great." NIV 48 Then he said to them, "Whoever welcomes this little child in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me. For he who is least among you all--he is the greatest." NAS 49 John answered and said, "Master, we saw someone casting out demons in Your name; and we tried to prevent him because he does not follow along with us." NIV 49 "Master," said John, "we saw a man driving out demons in your name and we tried to stop him, because he is not one of us." NAS 50 But Jesus said to him, "Do not hinder him; for he who is not against you is for you." NIV 50 "Do not stop him," Jesus said, "for whoever is not against you is for you."