Then seizing him, they led him away and took him into the house of the high priest.1 Peter followed at a distance.2
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But when they had kindled a fire in the middle of the courtyard and had sat down together, Peter sat down with them.
A servant girl saw him seated there in the firelight. She looked closely at him and said, "This man was with him."
But he denied it. "Woman, I don't know him," he said.
A little later someone else saw him and said, "You also are one of them." "Man, I am not!" Peter replied.
About an hour later another asserted, "Certainly this fellow was with him, for he is a Galilean."3
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Peter replied, "Man, I don't know what you're talking about!" Just as he was speaking, the rooster crowed.
The Lord 4 turned and looked straight at Peter. Then Peter remembered the word the Lord had spoken to him: "Before the rooster crows today, you will disown me three times."5
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And he went outside and wept bitterly.
The men who were guarding Jesus began mocking and beating him.
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They blindfolded him and demanded, "Prophesy! Who hit you?"
And they said many other insulting things to him.6
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At daybreak the council7 of the elders of the people, both the chief priests and teachers of the law, met together,8 and Jesus was led before them.
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"If you are the Christ, " they said, "tell us." Jesus answered, "If I tell you, you will not believe me,
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and if I asked you, you would not answer.9
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But from now on, the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of the mighty God."10
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They all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?"11 He replied, "You are right in saying I am."12
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Then they said, "Why do we need any more testimony? We have heard it from his own lips."