1 He called the Twelve together and gave them power and authority over all devils and to cure diseases,
John 14:12 Luke 10:19 Mark 16:17-18 Matt 16:19 Acts 4:30 Mark 3:13-19 Mark 6:7-13
2 and he sent them out to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal.
Luke 10:9 Matt 10:7-8 Luke 9:11 Luke 10:1 Mark 6:12 Matt 3:2 Heb 2:3-4
3 He said to them, 'Take nothing for the journey: neither staff, nor haversack, nor bread, nor money; and do not have a spare tunic.
Luke 22:35 2Tim 2:4 Luke 10:4-12 Mark 6:8-11 Matt 10:9-14 Ps 37:3 Luke 3:11
4 Whatever house you enter, stay there; and when you leave let your departure be from there.
Acts 16:15 Luke 10:5-8 Mark 6:10 Matt 10:11
5 As for those who do not welcome you, when you leave their town shake the dust from your feet as evidence against them.'
Acts 13:51 Acts 18:6 Mark 6:11 Matt 10:14-15 Neh 5:13 Luke 5:14 Luke 9:48
6 So they set out and went from village to village proclaiming the good news and healing everywhere.
Acts 4:30 Acts 5:15 Luke 9:1-2 Mark 6:12-13 Mark 16:20
7 Meanwhile Herod the tetrarch had heard about all that was going on; and he was puzzled, because some people were saying that John had risen from the dead,
Mark 6:14-28 Matt 14:1-12 Isa 22:5 Job 18:11-12 Luke 3:1 Luke 9:19 Luke 21:25
8 others that Elijah had reappeared, still others that one of the ancient prophets had come back to life.
John 1:21 Luke 9:19 Mark 6:15 Mark 8:28 Matt 17:10
9 But Herod said, 'John? I beheaded him. So who is this I hear such reports about?' And he was anxious to see him.
Luke 23:8 Luke 13:31-32
10 On their return the apostles gave him an account of all they had done. Then he took them with him and withdrew towards a town called Bethsaida where they could be by themselves.
Matt 11:21 Luke 10:17 Heb 13:17 John 1:44 John 6:5-13 Luke 9:10-17 Mark 2:7
11 But the crowds got to know and they went after him. He made them welcome and talked to them about the kingdom of God; and he cured those who were in need of healing.
2Tim 4:2 Acts 28:31 Heb 4:16 Isa 61:1 John 4:34 John 6:37 Luke 1:53
12 It was late afternoon when the Twelve came up to him and said, 'Send the people away, and they can go to the villages and farms round about to find lodging and food; for we are in a lonely place here.'
Matt 15:23 Ezek 34:25 Hos 13:5 John 6:1 John 6:5-15 Mark 6:35-44 Matt 14:15-21
13 He replied, 'Give them something to eat yourselves.' But they said, 'We have no more than five loaves and two fish, unless we are to go ourselves and buy food for all these people.'
2Kgs 4:42-43 Prov 11:24-25 John 6:5-9 Mark 6:37-38 Matt 14:16-17 Num 11:21-23
14 For there were about five thousand men. But he said to his disciples, 'Get them to sit down in parties of about fifty.'
1Cor 14:40 Mark 6:39-40 Mark 8:6
15 They did so and made them all sit down.
16 Then he took the five loaves and the two fish, raised his eyes to heaven, and said the blessing over them; then he broke them and handed them to his disciples to distribute among the crowd.
Luke 24:30 Mark 7:34 Matt 14:19 1Cor 10:30 1Cor 11:24 1Tim 4:4-5 Acts 27:35
17 They all ate as much as they wanted, and when the scraps left over were collected they filled twelve baskets.
2Kgs 4:44 John 6:11-13 Mark 6:42-44 Mark 8:8-9 Mark 8:19-20 Matt 14:20-21 Matt 15:37-38
18 Now it happened that he was praying alone, and his disciples came to him and he put this question to them, 'Who do the crowds say I am?'
Luke 11:1 Matt 16:13-16 Luke 22:39-41 Mark 8:27-30 Matt 26:36
19 And they answered, 'Some say John the Baptist; others Elijah; others again one of the ancient prophets come back to life.'
Luke 9:7-8 John 1:21 Mark 6:15 Matt 14:2 John 1:25 John 7:40 John 9:17
20 'But you,' he said to them, 'who do you say I am?' It was Peter who spoke up. 'The Christ of God,' he said.
John 1:41 John 1:49 John 4:29 John 4:42 John 6:68-69 John 7:41 John 11:27
21 But he gave them strict orders and charged them not to say this to anyone.
Matt 16:20 Mark 8:30-31 Matt 17:9
22 He said, 'The Son of man is destined to suffer grievously, to be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes and to be put to death, and to be raised up on the third day.'
Luke 24:7 Gen 3:15 Isa 53:1-12 Luke 18:31-34 Mark 8:31-1 Mark 9:31 Mark 10:33-34
23 Then, speaking to all, he said, 'If anyone wants to be a follower of mine, let him renounce himself and take up his cross every day and follow me.
Matt 10:38-39 Mark 8:34-38 Luke 14:26-27 Rom 8:13 John 12:25-26 Titus 2:12 Col 3:5
24 Anyone who wants to save his life will lose it; but anyone who loses his life for my sake, will save it.
Luke 17:33 Acts 20:23-24 Rev 2:10 John 12:25 Heb 11:35 Rev 12:11
25 What benefit is it to anyone to win the whole world and forfeit or lose his very self?
1Cor 9:27 Luke 12:19-21 Mark 8:36 Ps 49:6-8 2Pet 2:15-17 Acts 1:25 Acts 1:18
26 For if anyone is ashamed of me and of my words, of him the Son of man will be ashamed when he comes in his own glory and in the glory of the Father and the holy angels.
Matt 10:32-33 2Tim 2:12 Luke 12:8-9 Rom 1:16 Matt 16:27 Rev 21:8 Mark 8:38
27 'I tell you truly, there are some standing here who will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God.'
Matt 16:28 Heb 2:9 John 21:22-23 John 8:51-52 John 8:59 Luke 2:26 Luke 22:18
28 Now about eight days after this had been said, he took with him Peter, John and James and went up the mountain to pray.
Luke 6:12 Luke 8:51 Luke 9:18 Mark 1:35 Mark 6:46 Mark 9:2-13 Mark 14:33-36
29 And it happened that, as he was praying, the aspect of his face was changed and his clothing became sparkling white.
2Pet 1:16-18 Mark 9:2-3 Acts 6:15 Exod 34:29-35 Isa 33:17 Isa 53:2 John 1:14
30 And suddenly there were two men talking to him; they were Moses and Elijah
Heb 3:3-6 2Cor 3:7-11 John 1:17 Luke 1:17 Luke 9:19 Luke 24:27 Luke 24:44
31 appearing in glory, and they were speaking of his passing which he was to accomplish in Jerusalem.
1Pet 1:11-12 1Pet 5:10 2Pet 1:15 Phil 3:21 1Cor 1:23-24 2Cor 3:18 Col 3:4
32 Peter and his companions were heavy with sleep, but they woke up and saw his glory and the two men standing with him.
Dan 8:18 John 1:14 John 17:24 1John 3:2 2Pet 1:16 Dan 10:9 Exod 33:18-23
33 As these were leaving him, Peter said to Jesus, 'Master, it is wonderful for us to be here; so let us make three shelters, one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah.' He did not know what he was saying.
Mark 9:5-6 2Cor 4:6 John 14:8 Luke 5:5 Mark 10:38 Matt 17:14 Ps 4:6-7
34 As he was saying this, a cloud came and covered them with shadow; and when they went into the cloud the disciples were afraid.
Dan 10:8 Exod 14:19-20 Exod 40:34-38 Isa 19:1 Judg 6:22 Judg 13:22 Mark 9:7-8
35 And a voice came from the cloud saying, 'This is my Son, the Chosen One. Listen to him.'
Deut 18:18-19 Matt 3:17 Acts 3:22-23 Heb 3:15 Heb 5:9 Isa 42:1 John 5:22-24
36 And after the voice had spoken, Jesus was found alone. The disciples kept silence and, at that time, told no one what they had seen.
Matt 17:9 Eccl 3:7 Mark 9:6 Mark 9:9-10
37 Now it happened that on the following day when they were coming down from the mountain a large crowd came to meet him.
Matt 17:14-20 Mark 9:14-29
38 And suddenly a man in the crowd cried out. 'Master,' he said, 'I implore you to look at my son: he is my only child.
Luke 7:12 Gen 44:20 John 4:47 Luke 8:41-42 Matt 15:22 Zech 12:10
39 A spirit will suddenly take hold of him, and all at once it gives a sudden cry and throws the boy into convulsions with foaming at the mouth; it is slow to leave him, but when it does, it leaves the boy worn out.
1Pet 5:8 John 8:44 Luke 4:35 Luke 8:29 Mark 5:4-5 Mark 9:20 Mark 9:26
40 I begged your disciples to drive it out, and they could not.'
Luke 9:1 Acts 19:13-16 2Kgs 4:31 Luke 10:17-19 Matt 17:20
41 In reply Jesus said, 'Faithless and perverse generation! How much longer must I be among you and put up with you? Bring your son here.'
Deut 32:5 John 14:9 John 20:27 2Kgs 5:8 Acts 2:40 Acts 13:18 Exod 10:3
42 Even while the boy was coming, the devil threw him to the ground in convulsions. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit and cured the boy and gave him back to his father,
Luke 7:15 1Kgs 17:23 2Kgs 4:36 Acts 9:41 Luke 9:39 Mark 1:26-27 Mark 9:20
43 and everyone was awestruck by the greatness of God. But while everyone was full of admiration for all he did, he said to his disciples,
2Pet 1:16 Acts 3:10-13 Luke 4:36 Luke 5:9 Luke 5:26 Luke 8:25 Luke 9:43-45
44 'For your part, you must have these words constantly in mind: The Son of man is going to be delivered into the power of men.'
Luke 9:22 1Thess 3:3-4 2Sam 24:14 Acts 2:23 Acts 3:13-15 Acts 4:27-28 Heb 2:1
45 But they did not understand what he said; it was hidden from them so that they should not see the meaning of it, and they were afraid to ask him about it.
Luke 18:34 Mark 9:32 John 12:16 John 16:17-18 Luke 2:50 2Cor 3:14-16 John 12:34
46 An argument started between them about which of them was the greatest.
Matt 18:1-5 Mark 9:33-37 3John 1:9 Matt 20:20-22 Phil 2:3 Gal 5:20-21 Gal 5:25-26
47 Jesus knew what thoughts were going through their minds, and he took a little child whom he set by his side
1Cor 14:20 1Pet 2:1-2 Heb 4:13 Jer 17:10 John 2:25 John 16:30 John 21:17
48 and then he said to them, 'Anyone who welcomes this little child in my name welcomes me; and anyone who welcomes me, welcomes the one who sent me. The least among you all is the one who is the greatest.'
1Pet 5:6 John 13:20 Luke 10:16 Luke 14:11 Luke 22:26 Matt 10:40-42 Matt 23:11-12
49 John spoke up. 'Master,' he said, 'we saw someone driving out devils in your name, and because he is not with us we tried to stop him.'
Mark 9:38-40 Num 11:27-29 3John 1:9-10 1Thess 2:16 Acts 4:18-19 Acts 5:28 Luke 5:5
50 But Jesus said to him, 'You must not stop him: anyone who is not against you is for you.'
Luke 11:23 Matt 12:30 Phil 1:15-18 Luke 16:13 Prov 3:5-6 1Cor 12:3 Josh 9:14
51 Now it happened that as the time drew near for him to be taken up, he resolutely turned his face towards Jerusalem
Mark 16:19 Luke 13:22 Luke 17:11 Luke 18:31 Luke 19:28 1Pet 3:22-1 1Tim 3:16
52 and sent messengers ahead of him. These set out, and they went into a Samaritan village to make preparations for him,
Matt 10:5 Luke 10:1 Luke 10:33 Luke 17:16 2Kgs 17:24-33 Ezra 4:1-5 John 8:48
53 but the people would not receive him because he was making for Jerusalem.
John 4:9 John 4:40-42 Luke 9:48
54 Seeing this, the disciples James and John said, 'Lord, do you want us to call down fire from heaven to burn them up?'
Jas 3:14-18 2Kgs 1:10-14 Jas 1:19-20 2Sam 21:2 Acts 4:29-30 2Kgs 10:31 Rev 13:3
55 But he turned and rebuked them,
1Pet 3:9 1Sam 24:4-7 1Sam 26:8-11 2Sam 19:22 Acts 23:3-5 Acts 26:9-11 Jas 3:10
56 and they went on to another village.
Matt 20:28 1Pet 2:21-23 Rom 12:21 Matt 18:10 John 3:17 John 10:10 1Tim 1:15
57 As they travelled along they met a man on the road who said to him, 'I will follow you wherever you go.'
Matt 8:19-22 John 13:37 Luke 9:57-60 Exod 19:8 Luke 9:51
58 Jesus answered, 'Foxes have holes and the birds of the air have nests, but the Son of man has nowhere to lay his head.'
Jas 2:5 Luke 14:26-33 2Cor 8:9 John 6:60-66 Josh 24:19-22 Matt 8:20 Luke 18:22-23
59 Another to whom he said, 'Follow me,' replied, 'Let me go and bury my father first.'
1Kgs 19:20 Matt 6:33 Hag 1:2 Matt 4:19-22 Matt 9:9 Matt 16:24 Matt 8:21-22
60 But he answered, 'Leave the dead to bury their dead; your duty is to go and spread the news of the kingdom of God.'
2Tim 2:3-4 John 21:15-17 Rev 3:1 1Tim 5:6 2Tim 4:2 2Tim 4:5 Luke 15:32
61 Another said, 'I will follow you, sir, but first let me go and say good -- bye to my people at home.'
1Kgs 19:20 Luke 14:18-20 Luke 14:26 Deut 33:9 Eccl 9:10 Matt 10:37-38
62 Jesus said to him, 'Once the hand is laid on the plough, no one who looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.'
Phil 3:13 Heb 10:38 Luke 17:31-32 2Pet 2:20-22 Ps 78:8-9 Jas 1:6-8 2Tim 4:10