||saying, “For the Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and the leaders of the priests and the scribes, and be killed, and on the third day rise again.”
||Then he said to everyone: “If anyone is willing to come after me: let him deny himself, and take up his cross every day, and follow me.
||For whoever will have saved his life, will lose it. Yet whoever will have lost his life for my sake, will save it.
||For how does it benefit a man, if he were to gain the whole world, yet lose himself, or cause himself harm?