68 saying, “Prophesy for us, you Christ! Who is it who hit you?”

Peter Denies Jesus Three Times

69 Now Peter was sitting outside in the courtyard, and a female slave came up to him and[a] said, “You also were with Jesus the Galilean.” 70 But he denied it[b] in the presence of them all, saying, “I do not know what you mean!”

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  1. Matthew 26:69 Here “and” is supplied because the previous participle (“came up”) has been translated as a finite verb
  2. Matthew 26:70 Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation

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