At the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?
When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?
When Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and take him by force, to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone.
And said unto them, Whosoever shall receive this child in my name receiveth me: and whosoever shall receive me receiveth him that sent me: for he that is least among you all, the same shall be great.
And Jesus, perceiving the thought of their heart, took a child, and set him by him,
Then there arose a reasoning among them, which of them should be greatest.
Blessed [be] the kingdom of our father David, that cometh in the name of the Lord: Hosanna in the highest.
And they that went before, and they that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna; Blessed [is] he that cometh in the name of the Lord:
And he saith unto them, Ye shall drink indeed of my cup, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with: but to sit on my right hand, and on my left, is not mine to give, but [it shall be given to them] for whom it is prepared of my Father.
But Jesus answered and said, Ye know not what ye ask. Are ye able to drink of the cup that I shall drink of, and to be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with? They say unto him, We are able.
And he said unto her, What wilt thou? She saith unto him, Grant that these my two sons may sit, the one on thy right hand, and the other on the left, in thy kingdom.
Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children with her sons, worshipping [him], and desiring a certain thing of him.
And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
And Jesus called a little child unto him, and set him in the midst of them,
And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.