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60 But Peter was adamant. “Listen, I don’t know what you’re talking about. Don’t you understand? I don’t even know him.” While the words were still in his mouth, the rooster crowed.

61 At that moment, the Lord, who was being led through the courtyard by his captors,[a] turned around and gazed at Peter. All at once Peter remembered the words Jesus had prophesied over him, “Before the rooster crows in the morning, you will deny three times that you even know me.” 62 Peter burst into tears,[b] ran off from the crowd, and wept bitterly.

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  1. Luke 22:61 Implied by the context, necessary for proper understanding of the narrative.
  2. Luke 22:62 It is not just our sin that causes us to weep. It is seeing the Savior whom we have sinned against that brings our tears.

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