(Eze 8:13) He said also unto me, Turn thee yet again, and thou shalt see greater abominations that they do. Then he brought me to the door of the gate of the LORD'S (YHWH’s) house which was toward the north; and, behold, there sat women weeping for Tammuz.
(Mat 10:38) And he that takes not his cross, and follows after me, is not worthy of me.
John 6:65-69 And He said, "This is why I told you that no one can come to me unless it is granted Him by the Father."When many of his disciples heard it, they said, "This is a hard saying; who can listen to it?"After this many of his disciples turned back and no longer walked with Him.So YaHshua said to the Twelve, "Do you want to go away as well?"Simon Peter answered Him, "Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life, and we have believed, and have come to know, that you are the Holy One of God."
(1Co 1:18) For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God