"And I also say to you that n you are Peter, and o on this rock I will build My church, and p the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.
q "And I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven."
New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.
And he brought him to Jesus. Now when Jesus looked at him, He said, "You are Simon the son of Jonah. You shall be called Cephas" (which is translated, A Stone).
Then those who gladly received his word were baptized; and that day about three thousand souls were added to them.
Having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself being the chief corner stone.
Now the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them were the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.
In order to turn man from his deed, And conceal pride from man.
Have mercy on me, O LORD! Consider my trouble from those who hate me, You who lift me up from the gates of death.
Their soul abhorred all manner of food, And they drew near to the gates of death.
I said, "In the prime of my life I shall go to the gates of Sheol; I am deprived of the remainder of my years.
Assuredly, I say to you, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven.
"If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained."