The Jews conspire against Christ.
Luke 22:1 The feaste of swete breed drue nye whiche is called ester Luke 22:2 and the hye prestes and Scribes sought how to kyll him but they feared the people.
Satan prepareth Judas to betray him.
Luke 22:3 Then entred Satan into Iudas whose syr name was Iscariot (which was of the nombre of the twelve) Luke 22:4 and he went his waye and comuned with the hye Prestes and officers how he might betraye him to them. Luke 22:5 And they were glad: and promysed to geve him money. Luke 22:6 And he consented and sought oportunite to betraye him vnto them when the people were awaye.
The Apostles prepare the Passover.
Luke 22:7 Then came ye daye of swete breed when of necessite the esterlambe must be offered. Luke 22:8 And he sent Peter and Iohn sayinge: Goo and prepare vs the ester lambe that we maye eate. Luke 22:9 They sayde to him. Where wilt thou yt we prepare? Luke 22:10 And he sayd vnto them. Beholde when ye be entred into the cite ther shall a man mete you bearinge a pitcher of water him folowe into the same housse yt he entreth in Luke 22:11 and saye vnto ye good ma of ye housse. The master sayeth vnto ye: where is ye gest chamber where I shall eate myne ester lambe wt my disciples? Luke 22:12 And he shall shew you a greate parloure paved. Ther make redy. Luke 22:13 And they wet and foude as he had sayd vnto the: and made redy ye ester lambe. Luke 22:14 And when the houre was come he sate doune and the twelve Apostles with him. Luke 22:15 And he sayde vnto them: I have inwardly desyred to eate this ester lambe with you before yt I suffre. Luke 22:16 For I saye vnto you: hence forthe I will not eate of it eny moore vntill it be fulfilled in the kingdome of God. Luke 22:17 And he toke the cup and gave thankes and sayde. Take this and devyde it amonge you. Luke 22:18 For I saye vnto you: I will not drinke of the frute of the vyne vntill the kingdome of God be come.
Christ instituteth his holy supper:
Luke 22:19 And he toke breed gave thankes and gave to them sayinge: This is my body which is geven for you. This do in the remembraunce of me. Luke 22:20 Lykewyse also when they had supped he toke the cup sayinge: This cup is the newe testament in my bloud which shall for you be shedde.
covertly foretelleth of the traitor:
Luke 22:21 Yet beholde the honde of him that betrayeth me is with me on the table. Luke 22:22 And ye sonne of man goeth as it is appoynted: But wo be to yt man by whom he is betrayed. Luke 22:23 And they began to enquyre amoge them selves which of them it shuld be that shuld do that.
dehorteth the rest of his Apostles from ambition:
Luke 22:24 And ther was a stryfe amoge the which of them shuld be taken for the greatest. Luke 22:25 And he sayde vnto them: the kynges of the getyls raygne over them and they that beare rule over them are called gracious lordes. Luke 22:26 But ye shall not be so. But he that is greatest amonge you shalbe as the yongest: and he that is chefe shalbe as the minister. Luke 22:27 For whether is greater he that sitteth at meate: or he that serveth? Is not he that sitteth at meate? And I am amoge you as he that ministreth. Luke 22:28 Ye are they which have bidden with me in my temptacions. Luke 22:29 And I apoynt vnto you a kyngdome as my father hath appoynted to me: Luke 22:30 that ye maye eate and drynke at my table in my kyngdome and sit on seates and iudge the twelve tribes of Israell.
assureth Peter his faith should not fail,
Luke 22:31 And the Lorde sayde: Simon Simon beholde Satan hath desired you to sifte you as it were wheate: Luke 22:32 bnt I have prayed for the that thy faith fayle not. And when thou arte converted strengthe thy brethre. Luke 22:33 And he sayd vnto him. Lorde I am redy to go with the in to preson and to deth.
and yet he should deny him thrice.
Luke 22:34 And he sayde: I tell the Peter the cocke shall not crowe this daye tyll thou have thryse denyed yt thou knewest me. Luke 22:35 And he sayde vnto them: when I sent you with out wallet and scripe and shoes? lacked ye eny thinge? And they sayd no. Luke 22:36 And he sayde to them: but nowe he that hath a wallet let him take it vp and lykewyse his scrippe. And he that hath no swearde let him sell his coote and bye one. Luke 22:37 For I saye vnto you that yet that which is written must be performed in me: even with the wycked was he nombred. For those thinges which are written of me have an ende. Luke 22:38 And they sayde: Lorde beholde here are two sweardes. And he sayde vnto them: it is ynough.
He prayeth in the mount, and sweateth blood:
Luke 22:39 And he came out and went as he was wote to mounte olivete. And the disciples folowed him. Luke 22:40 And when he came to the place he sayde to the: praye lest ye fall into temptacio. Luke 22:41 And he gate him selfe from them about a stones cast and kneled doune and prayed Luke 22:42 sayinge: Father yf thou wilt withdrawe this cup fro me. Neverthelesse not my will but thyne be be fulfilled. Luke 22:43 And ther appered an angell vnto him from heaven confortinge him. Luke 22:44 And he was in an agonye and prayed somwhat longer. And hys sweate was lyke droppes of bloud tricklynge doune to the grounde. Luke 22:45 And he rose vp from prayer and came to his disciples and foude them slepinge for sorowe Luke 22:46 and sayde vnto them: Why slepe ye? Ryse and praye lest ye fall into temptacion.
is betrayed with a kiss:
Luke 22:47 Whill he yet spake: beholde ther came a company and he that was called Iudas one of the twelve wet before them and preased nye vnto Iesus to kysse him. Luke 22:48 And Iesus sayd vnto him: Iudas betrayest thou ye sonne of man with a kysse? Luke 22:49 When they which were about him sawe what wolde folow they sayde vnto him. Lorde shall we smite with swearde.
he healeth Malchus' ear:
Luke 22:50 And one of them smote a servaut of ye hiest preste of all and smote of his right eare. Luke 22:51 And Iesus answered and sayd: Soffre ye thus farre forthe. And he touched his eare and healed him. Luke 22:52 Then Iesus sayde vnto the hye prestes and rulers of the temple and the elders which were come to him. Be ye come out as vnto a thefe with sweardes and staves? Luke 22:53 When I was dayly with you in the teple ye stretched not forth hondes agaynst me. But this is even youre very houre and the power of darcknes.
he is thrice denied of Peter,
Luke 22:54 Then toke they him and ledde him and brought him to the hye prestes housse. And peter folowed a farre of. Luke 22:55 When they had kyndled a fyre in the middes of the palys and were set doune to geder Peter also sate doune amonge them. Luke 22:56 And wone of the wenches behelde him as he sate by the fyer and set good eyesight on him and sayde: this same was also with him. Luke 22:57 Then he denyed hym sayinge: woman I knowe him not Luke 22:58 And after a lytell whyle another sawe him and sayde: thou arte also of them. And Peter sayd man I am not. Luke 22:59 And aboute the space of an houre after another affirmed sayinge: verely even this felowe was with hym for he is of Galile Luke 22:60 and Peter sayde: ma I woote not what thou sayest. And immediatly whyll he yet spake the cocke crewe. Luke 22:61 And the Lorde tourned backe and loked apon Peter. And Peter remembred the wordes of the Lorde how he sayde vnto him before ye cocke crowe thou shalt denye me thryse. Luke 22:62 And Peter went out and wepte bitterly.
Luke 22:63 And the men that stode about Iesus mocked him and smoote him Luke 22:64 and blyndfolded him and smoote his face. And axed him sayinge: arede who it is that smoote ye? Luke 22:65 And many other thinges despytfullye sayd they agaynst him.
and confesseth himself to be the Son of God.
Luke 22:66 And assone as it was daye the elders of the people and the hye prestes and scribes came to gedder and ledde him into their counsell sayinge: Luke 22:67 arte thou very Christ? tell vs. And he sayde vnto the: yf I shall tell you ye will not beleve Luke 22:68 And yf also I axe you ye will not answere me or let me goo. Luke 22:69 Herafter shall the sonne of man sit on the ryght honde of the power of God. Luke 22:70 Then sayde they all: Arte thou then the sonne of God? He sayd to them: ye saye yt I am. Luke 22:71 Then sayde they: what nede we eny further witnes? We oure selves have herde of his awne mouthe.