But when he heard these things, he became very sad, for he was extremely rich.
Luke 18:23 ESV
Don’t ever be surprised when you ask God to reveal what’s holding you back, that he will reveal exactly what you don’t want to hear because you hold it most dear.
But he said, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”
Luke 18:27 ESV
Please note this is saying that God can give salvation oh, this is nothing to do with winning a sports ball game.
And Peter said, “See, we have left our homes and followed you.”
Luke 18:28 ESV
Do you think Peter had any idea at that moment what more he would be giving up to follow Christ.
But they understood none of these things. This saying was hidden from them, and they did not grasp what was said.
Luke 18:34 ESV
I find it interesting that sometimes when that Jesus explains what’s going to happen they could convince it and say it won’t. Other times the disciples just don’t understand. I wonder what was going through their head at the moment that Jesus said he would die or be treated horribly