17 So some of His disciples questioned among themselves, What does He mean when He tells us, In a little while you will no longer see Me, and again after a short while you will see Me, and, Because I go to My Father? 19 Jesus knew that they wanted to ask Him, so He said to them, Are you wondering and inquiring among yourselves what I meant when I said, In a little while you will no longer see Me, and again after a short while you will see Me? 16 And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another # Gr Paracletos, one called alongside to help. 23 In that day you will not [need to] ask Me about anything. It is hard to imagine the grief that must have flooded the questioning hearts of Christ's disciples when they started to face the reality that Jesus was going away. Of gives a wrong impression, viz., that He will convict the world of being sinful, unrighteous, and exposed to judgment. John 16:1-33 1 “All this I have told you so that you will not fall away. 2 They will put you out of the synagogue; in fact, the time is coming when anyone who kills you will think they are offering a service to God. John 16 is the sixteenth chapter of the Gospel of John in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. (a)They will (C)make you outcasts from the synagogue, but (D)an hour is coming for everyone (E)who kills you to think that he is offering service to God. For He will not speak on His own initiative, but He will speak whatever He hears [from the Father—the message regarding the Son], and He will disclose to you what is to come [in the future]. John 16:13(NASB) Verse Thoughts. In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, undaunted]! (16) Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you. "Real prayer is communion with God, and what is … Amplified Bible (AMP) Bible Book List. 5 “But now I am going to Him who sent Me; and none of you asks Me, ‘Where are You going?’ 6 But because I have said these things to you, sorrow has filled your hearts [and taken complete possession of them]. Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. And a time is coming when whoever kills you will think that he is offering service to God. You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will be turned into joy. I assure you and most solemnly say to you, whatever you ask the Father in My name [as My representative], He will give you. 12 I have still many things to say to you, but you are not able to bear them or to take them upon you or to grasp them now. He earnestly desires their happiness and is sincerely devoted to helping them make a success of life. 2 They will put you out of (expel you from) the synagogues; but an hour is coming when whoever kills you will think and claim that he has offered service to God. John 16:23-24. 3 And they will do these things because they have not known the Father or Me. Rev., also, rightly, omits the italicized to Him. That is what I meant when I said that He [the Spirit] will take the things that are Mine and will reveal (declare, disclose, transmit) it to you. [Do you believe it at last?]. They will put you out of the synagog “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. 16 “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. Jesus’ Warning. 16 I have told you all these things, so that you should not be offended (taken unawares and falter, or be caused to stumble and fall away). Font Size. 28 I came from the Father and have come into the world; again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father.”, 29 His disciples said, “Ah, now You are speaking plainly to us and not in figures of speech! John 16:33 I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. 24 Up to this time you have not asked a [single] thing in My Name [as [b]presenting all that I Am]; but now ask and keep on asking and you will receive, so that your joy (gladness, delight) may be full and complete. 25 “I have told you these things in figurative language (veiled language, proverbs); the hour is now coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures of speech, but I will tell you plainly about the Father. 28 I came out from the Father and have come into the world; again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father. Vincent's Word Studies. Because if I do not go away, the Comforter (Counselor, Helper, Advocate, Intercessor, Strengthener, Standby) will not come to you [into close fellowship with you]; but if I go away, I will send Him to you [to be in close fellowship with you]. They will put you out of the synagogue; in fact, the time is coming when anyone who kills you … Rev., convict. 21 A woman, when she gives birth to a child, has grief (anguish, agony) because her time has come. 26 In that day you will ask in My name, and I am not saying to you that I will ask the Father on your behalf [because it will be unnecessary]; 27 for the Father Himself [tenderly] loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came from the Father. John chapter 16 KJV (King James Version) 1 These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not be offended.. 2 They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time cometh, that whosoever killeth you will think that he doeth God service.. 3 And these things will they do unto you, because they have not known the Father, nor me.. 4 But these things have I told you, that … will take from what is Mine and will reveal it to you. 1 I HAVE told you all these things, so that you should not be offended (taken unawares and falter, or be caused to stumble and fall away). John 16:16 AMPC. Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, black (indexed). John 16 Jesus’ Warning 1 “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. 22 So for the present you are also in sorrow (in distress and depressed); but I will see you again and [then] your hearts will rejoice, and no one can take from you your joy (gladness, delight). John 16 The Hatred of the World. John 14:16. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. 27 For the Father Himself [tenderly] loves you because you have loved Me and have believed that I came out from the Father. Render, He giveth not the Spirit by measure. 7 However, I am telling you nothing but the truth when I say it is profitable (good, expedient, advantageous) for you that I go away. [I have deprived it of power to harm you and have conquered it for you. The Amplified Bible 1 John 2:16 For all that is in the world--the lust of the flesh [craving for sensual gratification] and the lust of the eyes [greedy longings of the mind] and the pride of life [assurance in one's own resources or in the stability of earthly things]--these do not come from the Father but are from the world [itself]. In the world you have tribulation and distress and suffering, but be courageous [be confident, be undaunted, be filled with joy]; I have overcome the world.” [My conquest is accomplished, My victory abiding.]. your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take away from you your. John 16:23 And in that day ye shall ask me nothing. John 16:8 Parallel. 33 I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace. [I told you to keep you from being scandalized and repelled.] 15 Everything that the Father has is Mine. I assure you and most solemnly say to you, whatever you ask the Father in My name [as My representative], He will give you. Because of this we believe that you [really] came from God. The "sin" here primarily intended, is that of the Jews, in disbelieving, rejecting, and crucifying Christ; and which the Spirit of God, by Peter, charged upon them on the day of "Pentecost", and fully proved against them; gave such clear evidence, and wrought such strong convictions of in their minds and consciences, that being … Role of the Spirit. 13 But when He, the Spirit of Truth (the Truth-giving Spirit) comes, He will guide you into all the Truth (the whole, full Truth). —Comp. John 3:16 (The Amplified Bible):** For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten (unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life. Helper (Comforter, Advocate, Intercessor—Counselor, Strengthener, Standby), to be with you forever— 17 the Spirit of Truth, whom the world cannot receive [and take to its heart] because it does not see Him or know Him, but you know Him because He (the Holy Spirit) remains with … John 16:13 (Amplified® Bible) ... Verse Comparison: John 16:13. John 16 AMP - John 16 MSG | Biblica “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. 26 At that time you will ask (pray) in My Name; and I am not saying that I will ask the Father on your behalf [for it will be unnecessary]. 25 I have told you these things in parables (veiled language, allegories, dark sayings); the hour is now coming when I shall no longer speak to you in figures of speech, but I shall tell you about the Father in plain words and openly (without reserve). loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came from the Father. John 1:16 Amplified Bible (AMP) 16 For out of His fullness [the superabundance of His grace and truth] we have all received grace upon grace [spiritual blessing upon spiritual blessing, favor upon favor, and gift heaped upon gift]. I did not say these things to you at the beginning, because I was with you. 22 So for now you are in grief; but I will see you again, and [then] your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take away from you your [great] joy. “(A)These things I have spoken to you so that you may be kept from (B)stumbling. [I told you to keep you from being scandalized and … 21 A woman, when she is in labor, has pain because her time [to give birth] has come; but when she has given birth to the child, she no longer remembers the anguish because of her joy that a child has come into the world. I did not say these things to you at the beginning, because I was with you. John 15: ... 16 In a little while you will no longer see Me, and again after a short while you will see Me. 30 Now we know that You are acquainted with everything and have no need to be asked questions. Commentary. John 15:11 These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your joy might be full. We do not know what He is talking about.” 19 Jesus knew that they wanted to ask Him, so He said to them, “Are you wondering among yourselves about what I meant when I said, ‘A little while, and you will not see Me, and again a little while, and you will see Me’? 13 But when He, the Spirit of Truth, comes, He will guide you into all the truth [full and complete truth]. 5 But now I am going to Him Who sent Me, yet none of you asks Me, Where are You going? Cancel. [I told you to keep you from being scandalized and repelled.]. Luke 6:12 et seq., and in this Gospel John 6:70; John 13:18.The thought of His love for them, which had exalted them from the position of slaves to friends, from fishermen to Apostles, is made to remind them again of the duty of love to each other.In John 15:20 he reminds them of the words which accompanied His own act of … These things I have spoken, that ye might have peace — “I have said these things to you concerning my departure out of the world, the coming of the Holy Ghost, my resurrection from the dead, the Father’s hearing your prayers, and concerning the great trial you are to be exposed to, in order that you may have consolation in the prospect of the benefits you are to receive, … Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 4 I have told you these things [now], so that when their time comes, you will remember that I told you about them. And we know (understand, recognize, are conscious of, by observation and by experience) and believe (adhere to and put faith in and rely on) the love God cherishes for us. 2 They will put you out of the synagogues and make you outcasts. [I told you to keep you from being scandalized and repelled.] Because of this I said that He [the Spirit] will take from what is Mine and will reveal it to you. 2 They will put you out of the synagogues and make you outcasts. 30 Now we know that You know all things, and have no need for anyone to question You; because of this we believe [without any doubt] that you came from God.” 31 Jesus answered them, “Do you now [at last] believe? 16 “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. All rights reserved. Font Size. Version. None of God's beneficence in any way means He approves of the conduct of sinful men, but rather it is a revelation of His nature that, despite men's wickedness, He has benevolent feelings toward them. Jesus speaks about the work of the Holy Spirit, the joy of the believers and His victory over the world. 1 John 1:3,4 Amplified Bible Update. 32 Take careful notice: an hour is coming, and has arrived, when you will all be scattered, each to his own home, leaving Me alone; and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with Me. The Amplified Bible 1 John 4:16. For He will not speak His own message [on His own authority]; but He will tell whatever He hears [from the Father; He will give the message that has been given to Him], and He will announce and declare to you the things that are to come [that will happen in the future]. Is it true that God has given us a blank check to ask anything of Him just as one might ask a genie in a fairy tale? 20 I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, that you shall weep and grieve, but the world will rejoice. 16 “A little while, and you will no longer see Me; and again a little while, and you will see Me.” 17 Some of His disciples said to one another, “What does He mean when He tells us, ‘A little while, and you will not see Me; and again a little while, and you will see Me’; and, ‘because I am going to My Father’?” 18 So they were saying, “What does He mean when He says, ‘A little while’? I Corinthians 3:9 (The Amplified Bible):** Amplified In that day you will not [need to] ask Me about anything. Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give it you. Will reprove (ἐλέγξει) See on John 3:20. Rev., in respect of. 15 All things that the Father has are Mine. John 15:16 Amplified Bible (AMP) 16 You have not chosen Me, but I have chosen you and I have appointed and placed and purposefully planted you, so that you would go and bear fruit and keep on bearing, and that your fruit will remain and be lasting, so that whatever you ask of the Father in My name [as My representative] He may give to you. 29 His disciples said, Ah, now You are speaking plainly to us and not in parables (veiled language and figures of speech)! 8 And when He comes, He will convict and convince the world and bring demonstration to it about sin and about righteousness (uprightness of heart and right standing with God) and about judgment: 9 About sin, because they do not believe in Me [trust in, rely on, and adhere to Me]; 10 About righteousness (uprightness of heart and right standing with God), because I go to My Father, and you will see Me no longer; 11 About judgment, because the ruler (evil genius, prince) of this world [Satan] is judged and condemned and sentence already is passed upon him. “Are you wondering among yourselves about what I meant when I said, ‘A little while, and you will not see Me, and again a little while, and you will see Me’? 16 In a little while you will no longer see Me, and again after a short while you will see Me. has come; but when she has given birth to the child, she no longer remembers the anguish because of her joy that a child has come into the world. In a little while you will no longer see Me, and again after a short while you will see Me. but the world will rejoice. Bible Language English. For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ( unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life. Yet I am not alone, because the Father is with Me. God is love, and he who dwells and continues in love dwells and continues in God, and God dwells and continues in him. 23 And when that time comes, you will ask nothing of Me [you will need to ask Me no questions]. so that when their time comes, you will remember that I told you about them. 24 Until now you have not asked [the Father] for anything in My name; but now ask and keep on asking and you will receive, so that your joy may be full and complete. These things they will do (F)because they have not known the Father or Me. But when she has delivered the child, she no longer remembers her pain (trouble, anguish) because she is so glad that a man (a child, a human being) has been born into the world. You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will be turned into joy. 33 I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. 7 But I tell you the truth, it is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the [a]Helper (Comforter, Advocate, Intercessor—Counselor, Strengthener, Standby) will not come to you; but if I go, I will send Him (the Holy Spirit) to you [to be in close fellowship with you]. John 16:33. The Amplified Bible John 16. 12 “I have many more things to say to you, but you cannot bear [to hear] them now. John 16:33 (Amplified Bible) I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. John 16 - Amplified Bible 1. ], Copyright © 1954, 1958, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1987 by The Lockman Foundation, Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC), Amplified Bible, Battlefield of the Mind: Psalms and Proverbs Imitation Leather, Battlefield of the Mind Bible: Renew Your Mind Through the Power of God's Word - eBook, Everyday Life Bible: The Power of God's Word for Everyday Living--soft leather-look, teal, Amplified Study Bible--soft leather-look, purple (indexed), Amplified Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy (indexed), NKJV Amplified Parallel Large-Print Bible Flexisoft, Blue/Brown. AMPC: Amplified Bible, Classic Edition . John 16. 20 I assure you and most solemnly say to you, that you will weep and grieve [in great mourning], but the world will rejoice. In the world you have tribulation and distress and suffering, but be courageous [be confident, be undaunted, be filled with joy]; I have overcome the world.” [My conquest is accomplished, My victory abiding.]