The author is the apostle john, the disciple whom jesus loved. How is jesus the way, the truth, and the life john 14 view study resources. Do not show your love by grief at my departure merely, or by profession, but by obedience. Read and study john 14 with the verse by verse bible commentary.
The gospel of john chapter 14 is the first of four chapters where jesus teaches his disciples after the last supper. So, you needed a godman for that sacrifice to be genuine and to be efficacious. Jesus announces to his disciples, i am the way, the truth, and the life. John chapter 14 is the greatest chapter of comfort in the bible, for god is moving uncompromisingly toward the day when he puts his own son upon the throne here on earth, and that will be the kingdom of heaven. Thomas questions him concerning the way to the father, and is answered, 57. John chapter 14 verse by verse bible commentary matthew. Christ comforts his disciples, on the event of his removal from them, by the consideration of his going to prepare a place for them in heaven, 1 4.
In john chapter 14 verse 6 if jesus saith, i am the way, the truth and the life no man cometh unto the father but by me, was he wrong. John bible book with full chapters king james version. Jesus statement in verse 16 about the father sending another619 counselor parakletos is intriguing. John chapter 14 1 now before the feast of the passover, when jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world unto the father, having loved his own which were in the world, he loved them unto the end. John 1417 niv jesus comforts his disciples do bible gateway. The gospel of john begins with a lovely little poem about jesus. Study john 14 using matthew henrys bible commentary concise to better understand scripture with full outline and verse meaning. Not all suffering is caused by sin, but all sin causes suffering. Next chapter of john the book of john, chapter 14 we hope that you find the content of the book of john, chapter 14 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of. It continues jesus discussions with his disciples in anticipation of his death and records the promised gift of the holy spirit.
For thomas to understand the intricacies of the kingdom of god was perhaps not that easy. Is this statement of jesus christ a misnomer difficult to understand. Here the character of the unity differs a little from that in verse 11. This is the only proper evidence of love to jesus, for mere profession is no proof of love.
The gospel of john chapter fourteen 1 b e l i e v e r s b i b l e s t u d y the gospel of john chapter 14 introduction. However, we should not forget that there is a connection between sin and suffering. Read and study john 14 with the versebyverse bible commentary. There is a parallel account, back in matthew 26, verse 39. That was not true in the case of this blind man, but it is often true.
John 14 mary anoints jesus at bethany 12 six days before i the passover, j jesus therefore came to bethany, k where lazarus was, whom jesus had raised from the dead. Biblical studiesnew testament commentariesthe gospel of johnchapter 15. Nasb this verse fits with the often stark contrast of dark and light in the gospel of john, especially as depicted of the jews who are constantly in the dark. We are looking at john chapter 14, and we started last week looking at the upper room discourse and that discourse goes from john to john 17 and in looking at this particular chapter, we have to go back a little bit. And as he had loved those who were his own in the world, he loved them to the last and to the highest degree. It continues jesus discussions with his disciples in. Sep 20, 2001 john chapter 14 is the greatest chapter of comfort in the bible, for god is moving uncompromisingly toward the day when he puts his own son upon the throne here on earth, and that will be the kingdom of heaven. John 1416 new international version niv jesus comforts his disciples. After these things there was a feast of the jews, and jesus went up to jerusalem. Now if any man have not the spirit of christ, he is none of his. It is possible that jesus meant, you must believe in god, you. I am going now to prepare a place for you, 3 and after i have gone and prepared you a place, i shall return to take you to myself. Jesus, therefore, six days before the passover, came to bethany where lazarus was, whom jesus had raised from the dead. Now before the passover feast began, jesus knew was fully aware that the time had come for him to leave this world and return to the father.
The most popular bible verses from john 12 found 50 verses john 12. And the word that you hear is not mine but the fathers who sent me 25 these things i have spoken to you while i am still with. John 14 is the fourteenth chapter of the gospel of john in the new testament of the christian bible. But the advocate, the holy spirit, whom the father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything i. Earlier in chapter 14, jesus has been comforting his disciples, explaining that he is. In other words, the father sent the son for a particular purpose. There, in speaking of the disciples, he says, as we are. The revised standard version of the bible is national council of churches of christ in america and distributed to. Like thomas and philip and even peter at the end of john, there is room in this relationship for honest acknowledgement of our confusion, our lack of power, our frustration when our requests seem to go unheard. Christ comforts his disciples, on the event of his removal from them, by the consideration of his going to prepare a place for them in heaven, john 14. The book containing this chapter is anonymous, but early christian tradition. And supper being ended, the devil having now put into the heart of judas iscariot, simons son, to betray him. All we can do is pray our hearts desire as one wise christian once said to me.
John 14, new international version niv the bible app. And if i go and prepare a place for you, i will come again and will take you to myself, so that where i. In verse 20, he declares that he prays also for those who should believe on him through their means. Chapter 14 begins with jesus and his twelve still in the upper room celebrating the. That this is the point of jesus peace be upon him coming into the world at that time, to teach them about who they really are, not who jesus peace be upon him is, because in truth they are jesus happening within themselves, if they will only realize, understand, accept, and join with this truth of themselves, within the truth of god within them. This would be the last time jesus would come to the town of bethany, in judea, before his death on. But, john does not record the agony of gethsemane in the same way the synoptics do. Jesus speaks individually with thomas, philip and judas not the iscariot. Now before the feast of the passover, when jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world unto the father, having loved his own which were in the world, he loved them unto the end.
John chapter 12 words in red in the scriptures are the words of jesus verse 1. Jesus shows us that sin and suffering are not always related, but not that they are never related. By the way, this purpose statement that we see in john chapter 17, verse four, is the third purpose statement that i can specifically identify. As it is, they have seen, and yet they have hated both me and my father.
If i had not done among them the works no one else did, they would not be guilty of sin. Now viewing scripture range from the book of john chapter 14. John 11, new international version niv the bible app. He was prominent in the early church but is not mentioned by name in this gospel which would be natural if he wrote it, but hard to explain otherwise. The book of john chapter 14, king james bible verse. Thomas questions him concerning the way to the father, and is answered, john 14. John chapter 14 barnes notes on the new testament on. Jesus answers the questions of thomas, phillip, and judas. The gospel of john for youth commentary by pastor ron beckham.
The most popular bible verses from john found 38 verses john. The translation comforter comes from wycliffes translation into english. Jesus had repeatedly talked about his coming death and departure and he brings into a sharp focus the comments he had made. He was not so forward to speak as some others of them were, and yet, from an earnest desire of further light, he cries out, show us the father. So, in verse 11, jesus said to peter, put the sword into the sheath. Next chapter of john the book of john, chapter 17 we hope that you find the content of the book of john, chapter 17 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of. If it were not so, would i have told you that i go to prepare a place for you. John chapter 5 words in red in the scriptures are the words of jesus verse 1. Next chapter of john the book of john, chapter 14 we hope that you find the content of the book of john, chapter 14 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of this chapter. Philip proposes a difficulty, and christ shows that he and the father are one. And if i go and prepare a place for you, i will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where i am.
Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of john in the bible king james version. He was from bethany, the village of mary and her sister martha. There is some debate as how the verb tenses of this verse should be regarded. The jewish people traveled to jerusalem at different times in the year for religious feasts. When thomas asked unto jesus christ we know not whither thou goest he was probably wandering on the physical platform of life. Gospel of john chapter 14 free online bible study lessons. Philips request for some extraordinary discovery of the father. This section of the catholic bible contains the complete content of the book of john, chapter 14 with numbers and text of individual verses from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible. Johns declaration of verse reveals the deity of jesus christ in being god incarnate in man to the purpose that he was. Biblical studiesnew testament commentariesthe gospel of. John 14 niv bible do not let your hearts be troubled. John chapter is called the upper room discourse because luke revealed that this supper took place in the second floor of a house where the lord and his disciples took the passover meal.1289 1455 1204 547 158 847 963 1647 1337 1516 1194 1136 993 291 1333 1453 68 1417 1375 1588 778 681 699 1335 1206 1076 771 243 848 205 344 264 165 1409 1185 975 980 330 1333 982 22 592 667 508 756 206 1486