When the disciples heard this, they were utterly astonished and asked, "Then who can be saved?"
Matthew 19:25-26 In-Context
Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Truly I tell you, it is hard for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of heaven.
Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.”
When the disciples heard this, they were greatly astonished and asked, “Who then can be saved?”
Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”
Peter answered him, “We have left everything to follow you! What then will there be for us?”
Jesus said to them, “Truly I tell you, at the renewal of all things, when the Son of Man sits on his glorious throne, you who have followed me will also sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Cross References 1
Genesis 18:14; Job 42:2; Jeremiah 32:17; Zechariah 8:6; Luke 1:37; Luke 18:27; Romans 4:21