Just before His crucifixion, Peter denied Jesus three times.
After His resurrection (John 21:15-17), Jesus healed the wound in Peter’s conscience by giving him the opportunity to affirm Him three times: “Simon Peter, lovest thou me?” —LD
Luke 22:61-62 The Lord turned and looked straight at Peter. Then Peter remembered the word the Lord had spoken to him: “Before the cock crows today, you will disown me three times.” And he went outside and wept bitterly. It would be hard to imagine anything more devastating for a believer than this. However, we […]