Bible: John 21:18-23

21:18 I tell you the solemn truth, 1  when you were young, you tied your clothes around you 2  and went wherever you wanted, but when you are old, you will stretch out your hands, and others will tie you up 3  and bring you where you do not want to go.” 21:19 (Now Jesus 4  said this to indicate clearly by what kind of death Peter 5  was going to glorify God.) 6  After he said this, Jesus told Peter, 7 Follow me.”

Peter and the Disciple Jesus Loved

21:20 Peter turned around and saw the disciple whom Jesus loved following them. 8  (This was the disciple 9  who had leaned back against Jesus’ 10  chest at the meal and asked, 11 Lord, who is the one who is going to betray you?”) 12  21:21 So when Peter saw him, 13  he asked Jesus, “Lord, what about him? 21:22 Jesus replied, 14 If I want him to live 15  until I come back, 16  what concern is that of yours? You follow me! 21:23 So the saying circulated 17  among the brothers and sisters 18  that this disciple was not going to die. But Jesus did not say to him that he was not going to die, but rather, “If I want him to live 19  until I come back, 20  what concern is that of yours?

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