John 17:1-5 DBY

1 These things Jesus spoke, and lifted up his eyes to heaven and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son may glorify thee;
2 as thou hast given him authority over all flesh, that [as to] all that thou hast given to him, he should give them life eternal.

References for John 17:2

    • a 17:2 - Exousia: see Note a, ch. 10.18.
      3 And this is the eternal life, that they should know thee, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom thou hast sent.

      References for John 17:3

        • b 17:3 - I add the article, because it throws the emphasis on 'eternal,' as in the Greek.
          4 I have glorified *thee* on the earth, I have completed the work which thou gavest me that I should do it;
          5 and now glorify *me*, *thou* Father, along with thyself, with the glory which I had along with thee before the world was.

          References for John 17:5

            • c 17:5 - 'Along with' as to presence and place.