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21 From that time on Jesus began to explain to His disciples that He
must go to Jerusalem and suffer many things at the hands of
the elders, chief priests and teachers of the law, and that
He must be killed and on the third day be raised to life. 22
Peter took ?Him aside and began to rebuke ?Hiim.
"Never, Lord!!" he saiid. "This shall never happen to
You!" 23 Jesus turned and said to Peter, "Get
behind Me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to Me;
you do not have in mind the things of God,
but the things of men."
24 Then Jesus said to His disciples, "If anyone would come after Me,
he must deny hiimsellf and take up his cross and follow Me. 25 For whoever wants
to save his life will lose it, but whoever lloses hiis lliife for Me wiillll fiind iit. 26
What good will it be for a man if he gains the whole world, yet forfeits his soul?
Or what can a man give in exchange for his soul?
Matthew 16:21-26 (NIV)
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