Matthew 16:25-26

Take Up Your Cross and Follow Jesus

25 For x whoever would save his life 1 will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it. 26 For y what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or z what shall a man give in return for his soul?

  1. Cross References
    Matthew 16:24
    Then Jesus told his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
  2. Cross References
    Luke 12:20
    But God said to him, 'Fool! This night your soul is required of you, and the things you have prepared, whose will they be?
  3. Cross References
    Psalms 49:7 - 8
    Truly no man can ransom another, or give to God the price of his life.
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