Jesus started telling his disciples what would actually happen to him. He said, “The chief priests, the teachers of the Law of Moses and the nation’s leaders will make the Son of Man suffer terribly. He will be rejected and killed, but three days later God will rise to life.” Then Jesus explained clearly what was meant. Peter took Jesus aside and said to stop talking like that. But when Jesus turned and saw the disciples, Jesus corrected Peter saying, “Satan, get away from me. You are thinking like everyone else and not like God.” Then Jesus told the crowd and the disciples to come closer, and said: If any of you want to be my followers, you must forget about yourself. You must take up your cross and follow me. If you want to save your life, you will destroy it. But if you give up your life for me and for the good news, you will save it. What will you gain, if you own the whole world but destroy yourself? What could you give to get back your soul?. Don’t be ashamed of me and my message among these unfaithful and sinful people. If you are, the Son of Man will be ashamed of you when he comes in the glory of his Father with the holy angel...
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“ Do not be amazed; you seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He is risen, he is not here; see the place where they laid him. But go, tell his disciples and peter that he is going before you to Galilee; there you will see him as he told you.” ( Mark 16:6-7).The disciple unwillingness of faith must to stand as a comfort to everyone when they 're going through times of uncertainty and fear, times when God doesn’t seem to make sense, times when people have a hard time understanding, or believing in, the resurrection of Jesus. Christian faith is not always easy to believe. Christian life is not always easy to live faithfully. In the disciple there are couple living examples of people who experienced the same obstacles that every person face and who persevered in faith. They should serve as an inspiration to other people.
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