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Matthew 16:15–19

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15 He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” 16 Simon Peter replied, a“You are bthe Christ, cthe Son of dthe living God.” 17 And Jesus answered him, e“Blessed are you, fSimon Bar-Jonah! For gflesh and blood has not revealed this to you, hbut my Father who is in heaven. 18 And I tell you, iyou are Peter, and jon this rock2 I will build my church, and kthe gates of lhell3 shall not prevail against it. 19 I will give you mthe keys of the kingdom of heaven, and nwhatever you bind on earth shall be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth shall be loosed4 in heaven.”

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a
b

See ch. 1:17

c

See ch. 14:33

d
e

[ch. 13:16]

f
g
h
i

[ch. 10:2; John 1:42]

j
2

The Greek words for Peter and rock sound similar

k
l

See ch. 11:23

3

Greek the gates of Hades

m
n
4

Or shall have been bound … shall have been loosed

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