The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
MAT 10:38 And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is
not worthy of me.
MAT 10:39 He that findeth his life shall lose it: and he that loseth
his life for my sake shall find it.
MAT 10:40 He that receiveth you receiveth me, and he that receiveth me
receiveth him that sent me.
MAT 10:41 He that receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet shall
receive a prophet's reward; and he that receiveth a righteous man in the
name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.
MAT 10:42 And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little
ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say
King James Bible