This Week's Story

I don’t know this man! part three

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Peter's swift defense is followed with cowardice.

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Peter smacked his head with his hand. “I can’t think. It’s dark, too dark among these olive trees in the Garden of Gethsemane. The crowd ahead of me sounds ugly and their torches bring only splotches of light into the night. My head pounds with the words: Jesus is a prisoner and I cannot help him.

“I can follow the crowd. He is there, somewhere, among the Roman soldiers and temple guards. What is happening to him? He said that he could ask his father for thousands of angels to protect us…
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