Chapter Sixteen

JOH 16:1  These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not be offended.
JOH 16:2  They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time cometh, that whosoever killeth you will think that he doeth God service.
JOH 16:3  And these things will they do unto you, because they have not known the Father, nor me.
JOH 16:4  But these things have I told you, that when the time shall come, ye may remember that I told you of them. And these things I said not unto you at the beginning, because I was with you.
JOH 16:5  But now I go my way to him that sent me; and none of you asketh me, Whither goest thou?
JOH 16:6  But because I have said these things unto you, sorrow hath filled your heart.
JOH 16:7  Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you.
JOH 16:8  And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:
JOH 16:9  Of sin, because they believe not on me;
JOH 16:10  Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more;
JOH 16:11  Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.
JOH 16:12  I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now.
JOH 16:13  Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will show you things to come.
JOH 16:14  He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall show it unto you.
JOH 16:15  All things that the Father hath are mine: therefore said I, that he shall take of mine, and shall show it unto you.
JOH 16:16  A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me, because I go to the Father.
JOH 16:17  Then said some of his disciples among themselves, What is this that he saith unto us, A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me: and, Because I go to the Father?
JOH 16:18  They said therefore, What is this that he saith, A little while? we cannot tell what he saith.
JOH 16:19  Now Jesus knew that they were desirous to ask him, and said unto them, Do ye inquire among yourselves of that I said, A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me?
JOH 16:20  Verily, verily, I say unto you, That ye shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: and ye shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy.
JOH 16:21  A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her hour is come: but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she remembereth no more the anguish, for joy that a man is born into the world.
JOH 16:22  And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.
JOH 16:23  And in that day ye shall ask me nothing. Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give it you.
JOH 16:24  Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.
JOH 16:25  These things have I spoken unto you in proverbs: but the time cometh, when I shall no more speak unto you in proverbs, but I shall show you plainly of the Father.
JOH 16:26  At that day ye shall ask in my name: and I say not unto you, that I will pray the Father for you:
JOH 16:27  For the Father himself loveth you, because ye have loved me, and have believed that I came out from God.
JOH 16:28  I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.
JOH 16:29  His disciples said unto him, Lo, now speakest thou plainly, and speakest no proverb.
JOH 16:30  Now are we sure that thou knowest all things, and needest not that any man should ask thee: by this we believe that thou camest forth from God.
JOH 16:31  Jesus answered them, Do ye now believe?
JOH 16:32  Behold, the hour cometh, yea, is now come, that ye shall be scattered, every man to his own, and shall leave me alone: and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with me.
JOH 16:33  These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.

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