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38 ‘My soul is overwhelmed with grief,’ he said, ‘even to death. Stay here and keep watch with me.’
39 Then, going a little further on, he fell on his face and prayed.
‘My father,’ he said, ‘if it’s possible – please, please let this cup go away from me! But . . . not what I want, but what you want.’
40 He came back to the disciples and found them asleep.
‘So,’ he said to Peter, ‘couldn’t you keep watch with me for a single hour?Read full chapter