Then Peter said in reply, "See, y we have left everything and followed you. What then will we have?"
Jesus said to them, "Truly, I say to you, in the new world, z when the Son of Man will sit on his glorious throne, you who have followed me a will also sit on twelve thrones, b judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
c And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands, for my name's sake, will receive a hundredfold and will d inherit eternal life.
But e many who are f first will be last, and the last first.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
Immediately they left their nets and followed him.
Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him.
And immediately they left their nets and followed him.
And immediately he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants and followed him.
For the Son of Man is going to come with his angels in the glory of his Father, and then he will repay each person according to what he has done.
That you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom and sit on thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
The one who conquers, I will grant him to sit with me on my throne, as I also conquered and sat down with my Father on his throne.
1 Corinthians 6:2
Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you incompetent to try trivial cases?
If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple.
And behold, a man came up to him, saying, "Teacher, what good deed must I do to have eternal life?
Then the King will say to those on his right, 'Come, you who are blessed by my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.
So the last will be first, and the first last.
But many who are first will be last, and the last first.
And behold, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.
Matthew 21:31 - 32
Which of the two did the will of his father?" They said, "The first." Jesus said to them, "Truly, I say to you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes go into the kingdom of God before you.