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36 Within your own families you will find enemies.[a]

37 “Whoever loves father or mother or son or daughter more than me is not fit to be my disciple.[b] 38 And whoever comes to me must follow in my steps and be willing to share my cross and experience it as his own, or he cannot be considered to be my disciple.

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  1. Matthew 10:36 See Mic. 7:6.
  2. Matthew 10:37 Or “is of no use to me.” The Hebrew Matthew is “I am not suitable for him.”

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