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John 13:16 DBY

16 Verily, verily, I say to you, The bondman is not greater than his lord, nor the sent greater than he who has sent him.

References for John 13:16

    • f 13:16 - See Note, Matt. 10.24.
    • g 13:16 - Lit. 'apostle.'

      Study tools for John 13:16

      • a 13:1 - 'To the end' does not give the full force, for it makes it refer to time; whereas going through with everything is implied.
      • b 13:2 - Or 'being finished.'
      • c 13:3 - Lit. 'goes.'
      • d 13:7 - The first 'know' is conscious, the second objective: see Note, 1Cor. 8.1.
      • e 13:10 - 'Washing applied to the whole body;' the second 'wash' is a different word meaning 'to wash hands or feet.'
      • f 13:16 - See Note, Matt. 10.24.
      • g 13:16 - Lit. 'apostle.'
      • h 13:18 - See Ps. 41.9.
      • i 13:19 - 'From this present time.' He had not told them previously thus; 'now' ('henceforth,' ch. 14.7), is a point of time from or to which time is counted.
      • j 13:22 - Lit. 'speaks:' so in ver. 24.
      • k 13:23 - 'in,' here, is en, 'on,' ver. 25, is epi.
      • l 13:32 - Lit. 'has been.'