18Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be betrayed unto the chief priests and unto the scribes, and they shall condemn him to death,
18 Verse 18. The Son of man shall be betrayed] Or, will be
delivered up. This is the third time that our Lord informed his
disciples of his approaching sufferings and death. This was a
subject of the utmost importance, and it was necessary they should
be well prepared for such an awful event.