New International Version (NIV) The greater work described in John 14:12-14 is impossible without the empowering described in John 14:15-18. d. That He may abide with you forever : Jesus would give the Holy Spirit so that He (indicating a person, not a thing) may abide in us permanently and not temporarily, as in … The Lord tells us in John 15:26, “ But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me.” The Comforter is the Holy Spirit. That connection has meaning—Jesus will later point out that He is leaving behind His earthly ministry specifically so the Holy Spirit can act (John 16:7). If we have been truly convicted of sin and renewed by the Holy Spirit, the tendency of all his influences has been to lead us to the Saviour; to show us our need of him; to reveal to us the loveliness of his character, and the fitness of his work to our needs; and to incline us to cast our eternal interests on his almighty arm, and commit all to his hands. A: Man’s chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him forever.” Though this Resting In Him (Easter Reflections - (10). 4 But these things I have told you, that when the time comes, you may remember that I told you of them. He was to show us.. as yet, undisclosed future things, through His gentle promptings and the written Word. The supernatural work of the Spirit in believers, was to take place in a way that had never happened, in ages past. [1.] “ He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it unto you. John 16:14 He shall glorify Me Christ glorified by the Spirit This is the crowning and has been the constant work of the Spirit. John 16:12-15 begins with Jesus telling his disciples, “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now” (v. 12). In John 16:13-15, Christ made direct reference to the Holy Spirit, and what He would do for and in believers. (Read John 16:23-27) Asking of the Father shows a sense of spiritual wants, and a desire of spiritual blessings, with conviction that they are to be had from God only. Christ is both the Way and the Truth (John 14:6) and the Holy Spirit is the Guide who shows the way to the Truth (John 16:14). John 16 I Am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life 14 d “ Let not your hearts be troubled . "He will glorify Me, for He will take of Mine and will disclose it to you. B. The Holy Spirit was coming to carry on the work of … John 16:14(NASB) Verse Thoughts The time for Christ's departure had come.. and although the separation from their Master was a painful prospect for the confused disciples.. nevertheless, they were to discover an inner strength, and receive extraordinary comfort, that was not available to them during Christ's lifetime on earth. That is why I said the Spirit will receive from me what he will make known to you.” New International Version (NIV) He is called the "Spirit of truth" (also John 14:17 and John 16:13). . (5) The Holy Spirit brings no new doctrine, but teaches that which was uttered by Christ's own mouth, and imprints it in our minds. Paul gave the church in Corinth the direction for how they should act. KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. But the time was at hand when Jesus was to leave them, and God would send the Holy Spirit, to take His place. Jesus is the exact image of the invisible God, Who is Creator of heaven and earth. ὅτι ἐκ τοῦ ἐμοῦ λήψεται, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers. This he does gradually. e Believe in God ; 1 believe also in me . The Spirit was to work in the life of all believers, in a brand new way - for He would take the things of Christ and disclose them to His redeemed people. Christ reassured His fearful disciples that the Holy Spirit of God was coming very soon.. to reside in their hearts. John 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 shew you things to come. John tells us that while Jesus was hanging on the cross, He cried, "I thirst." for he shall receive of mine, and shall show it unto you; which is to be understood not of gifts Christ received from his Father, and which he gives to men by his Spirit; nor of internal grace, as faith, love, &c. which the Spirit from Christ works in the hearts of men; but either of the doctrines of the Gospel, the deep things of God and Christ, which the Spirit searches, and reveals in the ministration of the word. 1) of sin and its terrible consequences. Heavenly Father, what an amazing mystery that the living God should be born into the human race, in order to become our Kinsman-Redeemer and save us by grace through faith in His sacrificial death. And a soldier dipped a sponge in some vinegar and put it to His lips, and when He tasted of the vinegar, He said, "It is finished." [179] Shall show it - Shall announce or communicate it to you. He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew. For he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it unto you.—Better, as in John 16:13, . To wit, into the air; or was vanished, “there lay a small round thing”: According to (Numbers 11:9), there was dew which fell before the manna. He will glorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you. This verse says to always act out of love. The Spirit undertook to glorify Christ, Joh_16:14, Joh_16:15. All that the Father has, belongs to the Lord Jesus. And all that is His, is to be revealed to us by the indwelling Holy Spirit of God - Who will guide us into all truth and lead us in the path of righteousness. In John 14. he said, "I am the Truth" about God and about man, and about the relation of man to God. A time was coming when the Spirit of Christ was to indwell the heart of all, who trusted Him for salvation. What did Jesus mean by convict ing the world "of sin, because they do not believe in Me" (John 16:9)? Exodus 16:14 "And when the dew that lay was gone up, behold, upon the face of the wilderness [there lay] a small round thing, [as] small as the hoar frost on the ground." “The Meaning of John 16:8-11,” Harvard Theological Review 14 (1921): 103-5. . Points 1 and 2 we've discussed above in John 14:15-17 and 14:25-26. Thank You that by faith in Him I have become Your child, and have an inheritance in Christ. The disciples will witness Jesus death, which will seem to extinguish the words of eternal life. Asking in Christ's name, is acknowledging our unworthiness to receive any favours from God, and shows full dependence upon Christ as the Lord our Righteousness. Open the eyes of my understanding to all that the Spirit wants to show me, and may I grow in grace in the days ahead, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN. He was to seal each one with the protective seal of God, unto the day of redemption - when faith will blossom into sight and we will be with the Lord forever. We are still learning the truth in Christ. He was to be another Christ-like Comforter, Who will guide our hearts and minds into the way of truth - so that by grace through faith, we have the mind of Christ! Earlier, Peter said, Lord, to whom would we go? The Spirit of God was to come and permanently indwell every single, born-again believer. But if I go, I will send him to you. 16:14 He 1565 shall glorify 1392 5692 me 1691: for 3754 he shall receive 2983 5695 of 1537 mine 1699, and 2532 shall shew 312 5692 [it] unto you 5213. John 15 John 17 John 16:14 New International Version (NIV) 14 He will glorify me because it is from me that he will receive what he will make known to you. (16:7). But points 3 and 4 are new teachings on the Holy Spirit that we need to discuss. Jesus is the Revelation of the Father! But Jesus is also the perfect Man, who fulfilled all righteousness through His perfect life - and having become the federal Head of a new creation, He has been give all things from the Father. The Holy Spirit of truth was being sent to them very shortly, to guide them into all truth. . Such continuous revelation is from glory to glory (2 Corinthians 3:17, 18). . (John intends this promise for his readers, not just for Jesus’ first hearers [see 1 John 2:20, 27].) These words provide essential background to this Sundays Gospel lesson. As faith begins to fail so fear starts to overtake the soul, and the prospect of life without Jesus plummeted His disciples into utter despair. From himself (αναγγελει — aph' heautou). He will testify or witness concerning Jesus. John 14:2 In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. Paul's comments supplement what Jesus says in John 16:13, as some of the verbs in this sentence demonstrate that free moral agency on our part is still involved. What Jesus says here seems to contradict what he had just told the disciples in 15:15: “I have made known to you everything that I have heard from my Father.” … Continue reading "Commentary on John 16:12-15" JOHN 16:14. But for the one that has trusted Christ for the forgiveness of their sins and who has been covered in His own righteousness.. the promises are overwhelmingly wonderful - for He will glorify the Lord Jesus in a way that the world cannot understand, and He will take the things that the Father has entrusted to Christ - and disclose them to us! This is always the work of the Spirit. This is the same term John will use later to describe Jesus in 1 John 2:1. This is the test of the Spirit, “Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God, and every spirit that confesseth not Jesus is not of God.” (Comp. Shall receive of mine - Literally, "shall take of or from me." And in the confusion of the hour, the faith of His loyal followers was severely tested. (2.) In John 16:16 the Savior uttered an allegorical proverb (see John 16:25), which mystified the disciples, causing them to ask one another what He meant by it. 1 CORINTHIANS 16:14 “Do everything in love” KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. God the Father glorified him in heaven, and the Spirit glorified him on earth. John 16:14-15. . The work of redeeming mankind from sin. He is spoken of as a Person (John 14:26; 15:16, 26). But the Lord understood the deep depression that His faithful disciples were going through, and gave them mighty words of comfort and encouragement. John 16:13. The Gospel is a sort of a "Kabala", though of a different kind from the oral law of the Jews. You have the words of eternal life (6:68). Notes on 1John 4:1-2.) 1 Corinthians 16:14 “Do everything in love.” Explanation and Commentary on 1 Corinthians 16:14. How about, "of righteousness, because I go to My Father and you see Me no more" (John 16:10)? 15 All that belongs to the Father is mine. It is a full revelation imperfectly received, and His office is to illumine the heart, and bring home to it the things of Christ. 2 In f my Father’s house are many rooms . Jesus said, Nevertheless I tell you the truth: It is to your advantage that I go away, for if I dont go away, the Counselor wont come to you. The revelation of Christ is not an imperfect revelation which the Holy Spirit is to supplement. In John 11:16, when Jesus told them He was going to Bethany to raise Lazarus, Thomas understanding the danger the Lord faced from the Jewish leaders said ". He explained that.. up until now, HE had been with them.. to lead and to guide; to comfort and teach; to exhort and to correct. And how about convicting the world "of judgment, because the ruler of this world is judged" (John 16:11)? For me, with a view to glorify me (ἐμέ, with emphasis), will the Paraclete, as is said in John 16:13, operate, for the advancement of my δόξα among men, since He will announce to you nothing else than what is mine, what according to the identity of substance is my truth, of which I am the possessor and disposer. As the first question in the Westminster Shorter Catechism reads, “Q: What is the chief end of man? JOHN 16:3-4 3 “And these things they will do to you because they have not known the Father nor Me. Even the sending of the Spirit was the glorifying of Christ. For he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it unto you. "Guide," "speak," and "tell" show that God has chosen to persuade rather than force us. John 16:14 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 16:14, NIV: "He will glorify me because it is from me that he will receive what he will make known to you." Our thoughts, feelings, actions, and inactions should be done with Godly love towards God and towards others. I go to … He was to be their personal Advisor, Who would teach and train, exhort and encourage, comfort and protect.. seal and secure each individual saint. John 16:14, KJV: "He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it unto you." The Spirit will draw aside the veils which hide this truth, will draw forth the hidden harmonies contained in this wondrous Personality. Fo… 2) of the righteousness of Christ, which is available to all by faith and 3) of judgement - the judgement of sin, the condemnation of Satan and the eternal consequences for the unrepentant sinner. What is this work of the Father that He came to finish. 1. Christ received it from the Father, the Spirit received it from Christ, the apostles received it from the Spirit, and the churches of Christ from them in succeeding generations: or this may be understood of the blessings of grace held forth in the Gospel, such as justification, pardon, adoption, &c. which are in Christ; and which the Spirit from Christ takes and shows to the saints, and witnesses their special and particular interest in, and so comforts them, and glorifies Christ. In John 16, Jesus explains further how the Spirit would carry on Jesus’ mission. Let us also go, that we may die with him." To get what John 16:14 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. The worship of God seems to be the known purpose of the Christian life. From the disciples perspective, Jesus imminent departure seems catastrophic. (John 3:16) But it is clear they did not understand what the phrase "gave his only begotten Son" meant. In this he is like Christ (John 1:26; John 12:49; John 14:10). One of the ministries of the Holy Spirit, for the unbeliever was to convict a guilty world of three important issues. WORDS OF JESUS IN RED. announce it unto you. John 16:14-15 New International Version (NIV) 14 He will glorify me because it is from me that he will receive what he will make known to you. John 14:16(NASB) Verse Thoughts For well over three years the Lord Jesus had moved in and out among His disciples, living alongside His little band of followers every moment of the day.. and throughout the darkness of each long night. John 16:14, ESV: "He will glorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you." He shall receive his commission and instructions as an ambassador from me, to do my will and complete my work. 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