The Complete Sayings of Jesus, by Arthur Hinds, , at sacred-texts.com
A.D. 30. Age 33. Mount of Olives. Gethsemane.
Matthew 26, 30-47: Mark 14, 26-43: Luke 22, 39-47: John 18, 1-9.
*WHEN they had sung a hymn, Jesus came out; and he went as he was wont, to the mount of Olives; and his disciples followed him. Then saith Jesus unto them,
But after that I am risen again, I will go before you into Galilee.
Peter answered, Although all shall be offended because of thee, yet will not I. I will never be offended. Jesus saith unto him,
But Peter spake the more vehemently, Though I should die with thee, yet will I not deny thee in any wise. Likewise said they all.
¶They came to a place named Gethsemane, over the brook Cedron, where was a garden, into the which Jesus entered and his disciples. And he said unto them,
He was withdrawn from them about a stone's cast; with him Peter, James, and John. Then saith he unto them,
He went forward a little, and kneeled, and prayed,
Being in an agony he prayed more earnestly: and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood.
And he cometh unto the disciples, and findeth them sleeping. He saith unto Peter,
Jesus went away the second time, and prayed,
When he rose up, and was come to the disciples, he found them sleeping for sorrow, and he said unto them,
He went away again, and prayed the third time, saying the same words,
And he cometh the third time, and again he found the disciples asleep; and he saith,
¶Judas knew the place: for Jesus ofttimes resorted thither with his disciples.
Immediately, while Jesus yet spake, cometh Judas, and with him a multitude: a band of men from the chief priests and Pharisees; and the scribes and elders of the people, with lanterns and torches, and weapons: swords and staves.
Jesus knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said unto them,
They answered, Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus saith,
They went backward, and fell to the ground. Then asked he them again,
They said, Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus answered,
That the saying might be fulfilled, which he spake,
128:* Much of interest can be gleaned from a comparison, paragraph by paragraph, of the texts of the several narrators, from this point to the end (Matthew 26, 30 . .. Mark 14, 26 . . .: Luke 22, 39 . . .: John 18, 1 . . .; and so on).
128:† . . . be offended: fall away, desert.
128:‡ Mark has it, ". . . nevertheless not what I will, but what thou wilt."