John 17:6-19 CSB

Jesus Prays for His Disciples

6 I have revealed Your name to the men You gave Me from the world. They were Yours, You gave them to Me, and they have kept Your word.

References for John 17:6

      7 Now they know that all things You have given to Me are from You,
      8 because the words that You gave Me, I have given them. They have received them and have known for certain that I came from You. They have believed that You sent Me.
      9 I pray a for them. I am not praying for the world but for those You have given Me, because they are Yours.

      References for John 17:9

        • c 17:9 - Lit ask (throughout this passage)
          10 All My things are Yours, and Yours are Mine, and I have been glorified in them.
          11 I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to You. Holy Father, protect b them by Your name c that You have given Me, so that they may be one as We are one.

          References for John 17:11

            • d 17:11 - Lit keep (throughout this passage)
            • e 17:11 - Pr 18:10
              12 While I was with them, I was protecting them by Your name that You have given Me. I guarded them and not one of them is lost, except the son of destruction, d so that the Scripture may be fulfilled. e

              References for John 17:12

                • f 17:12 - The one destined for destruction, loss, or perdition
                • g 17:12 - Ps 41:9; Jn 13:18; 15:25; 19:24,36
                  13 Now I am coming to You, and I speak these things in the world so that they may have My joy completed in them.
                  14 I have given them Your word. The world hated them because they are not of the world, as I am not of the world.
                  15 I am not praying that You take them out of the world but that You protect them from the evil one.
                  16 They are not of the world, as I am not of the world.
                  17 Sanctify f them by the truth; Your word is truth.

                  References for John 17:17

                    • h 17:17 - Set apart for special use
                      18 As You sent Me into the world, I also have sent them into the world.
                      19 I sanctify Myself for them, so they also may be sanctified by the truth.