28 “Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather afear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in 1bhell.
29 “aAre not two sparrows sold for a 1cent? And yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father.
30 “But athe very hairs of your head are all numbered.
31 “So do not fear; ayou are more valuable than many sparrows.
32 “Therefore aeveryone who 1confesses Me before men, I will also confess 2him before My Father who is in heaven.