John 14

Chapter 14

14:3  And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.

receive you unto myself

This promise of a second advent of Christ is to be distinguished from His return in glory to the earth; it is the first intimation in Scripture of "the day of Christ". (See Scofield "1 Corinthians 1:8") . Here He comes for His saints 1 Thessalonians 4:14-17 there Matthew 24:29 Matthew 24:30 . He come to judge the nations, etc.

14:16  And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;

Comforter

G. Parakletos, "one called alongside to help." Translated "advocate," 1 John 2:1 . Christ is the believer's Paraclete with the Father when he sins; the Holy Spirit the believer's indwelling Paraclete to help his ignorance and infirmity and to make intercession Romans 8:26 Romans 8:27 .

(See "Holy Spirit," N.T. doctrine,) Matthew 1:18 . (See Scofield "Acts 2:4") .

And I will (See Scofield "Luke 11:13") .

14:17  Even the Spirit of truth; whom the world cannot receive, because it seeth him not, neither knoweth him: but ye know him; for he dwelleth with you, and shall be in you.

world

kosmos = world-system. John 15:18 John 15:19 ; 7:7 . (See Scofield "Revelation 13:8") .

14:19  Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me: because I live, ye shall live also.

world

kosmos = world-system. John 15:18 John 15:19 ; 7:7 . (See Scofield "Revelation 13:8") .

14:22  Judas saith unto him, not Iscariot, Lord, how is it that thou wilt manifest thyself unto us, and not unto the world?

world

kosmos = world-system. John 15:18 John 15:19 ; 7:7 . (See Scofield "Revelation 13:8") .

14:27  Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

Peace Cf. (See Scofield "Matthew 10:34") .

world kosmos = world-system. John 15:18 John 15:19 ; 7:7 . (See Scofield "Revelation 13:8") .

14:31  But that the world may know that I love the Father; and as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.

world

kosmos = mankind. (See Scofield "Matthew 4:8") .

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