The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
MAR 14:43 And immediately, while he yet spake, cometh Judas, one of the
twelve, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the
chief priests and the scribes and the elders.
MAR 14:44 And he that betrayed him had given them a token, saying,
Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he; take him, and lead him away
MAR 14:45 And as soon as he was come, he goeth straightway to him, and
saith, Master, master; and kissed him.
MAR 14:46 And they laid their hands on him, and took him.
MAR 14:47 And one of them that stood by drew a sword, and smote a
servant of the high priest, and cut off his ear.
King James Bible