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38 Then He says to them, “My soul is deeply-grieved, to the point of death. Stay here and keep-watching with Me”. 39 And having gone ahead a little, He fell on His face while praying and saying, “My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me. Yet not as I want[a], but as You want ”. 40 And He comes to the disciples and finds them sleeping. And He says to Peter, “So were you[b] [three] not strong-enough[c] to keep watch with Me for one hour?

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  1. Matthew 26:39 Or, wish, will.
  2. Matthew 26:40 This word is plural.
  3. Matthew 26:40 Or, did you not have strength, were you not able.

38 Then he said to them, “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow(A) to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me.”(B)

39 Going a little farther, he fell with his face to the ground and prayed, “My Father, if it is possible, may this cup(C) be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will.”(D)

40 Then he returned to his disciples and found them sleeping. “Couldn’t you men keep watch with me(E) for one hour?” he asked Peter.

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