22:41 He went away from them about a stone’s throw, knelt down, and prayed, 22:42 “Father, if you are willing, take 1 this cup 2 away from me. Yet not my will but yours 3 be done.” 22:43 [Then an angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him. 22:44 And in his anguish 4 he prayed more earnestly, and his sweat was like drops of blood falling to the ground.] 5
1 tn Luke’s term παρένεγκε is not as exact as the one in Matt 26:39. Luke’s means “take away” (BDAG 772 s.v. παρένεγκε 2.c) while Matthew’s means “take away without touching,” suggesting an alteration (if possible) in God’s plan. For further discussion see D. L. Bock, Luke (BECNT), 2:1759-60.
3 sn With the statement “Not my will but yours be done” Jesus submitted fully to God’s will.
4 tn Grk “And being in anguish.”
5 tc Several important Greek