31 4And the Lord said, “Simon, Simon! Indeed, dSatan has asked for you, that he may esift you as wheat. 32 But fI have prayed for you, that your faith should not fail; and when you have returned to Me, gstrengthen your brethren.”
34 hThen He said, “I tell you, Peter, the rooster shall not crow this day before you will deny three times that you know Me.”
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