Matthew 10:37-39 NIV

37 "Anyone who loves his father or mother more than me is not worthy of me; anyone who loves his son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me;1

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38 and anyone who does not take his cross and follow me is not worthy of me.2

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39 Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.3

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