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Betrayed!

They went to a place called Gethsemane, and Jesus said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.” He took Peter, James and John along with him, and he began to be deeply distressed and troubled. “My soul is overwhelmed … Continue reading

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A new commitment

On the first day of the Festival of Unleavened Bread, when it was customary to sacrifice the Passover lamb, Jesus’ disciples asked him, “Where do you want us to go and make preparations for you to eat the Passover?” So … Continue reading

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Complete sincerity

I call God as my witness—and I stake my life on it—that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth. Not that we lord it over your faith, but we work with you for … Continue reading

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Betrayed by his friend

Jesus led his disciples to a place called Gethsemane and told them, “Sit here while I go over there and pray.” He took Peter and the two sons of Zebedee with him and began to be sorrowful and troubled.  “My … Continue reading

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Complete joy

“In a little while you will see me no more,” said Jesus, “and then after a little while you will see me.” At this, some of his disciples said to one another, “What does he mean by saying, ‘In a … Continue reading

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He explained everything

That very same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus … Continue reading

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When darkness reigns

Jesus went out as usual to the Mount of Olives, and his disciples followed him. On reaching the place, he said to them, “Pray that you will not fall into temptation.” He withdrew about a stone’s throw beyond them, knelt down and … Continue reading

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