36Then Jesus went with his disciples to a place called Gethsemane. He said to the disciples, "Stay here while I go and pray over there." 37When he took Peter and Zebedee’s two sons, he began to feel sad and anxious. 38Then he said to them, "I’m very sad. It’s as if I’m dying. Stay here and keep alert with me." 39Then he went a short distance farther and fell on his face and prayed, "My Father, if it’s possible, take this cup of suffering away from me. However—not what I want but what you want." 40He came back to the disciples and found them sleeping. He said to Peter, "Couldn’t you stay alert one hour with me?