John 17:1-9 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 a over all flesh, that [as to] all that thou hast given to him, he should give them life eternal.

References for John 17:2

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

      References for John 17:3

        • Ĉ 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 c thee before the world was.

          References for John 17:5

            • ĉ 17:5 - 'Along with' as to presence and place.
              6 I have manifested d thy name to the men whom thou gavest me out of the world. They were thine, and thou gavest them me, and they have kept thy word.

              References for John 17:6

                • Ċ 17:6 - Phanero, as chs. 2.11; 9.3; 21.1,14.
                  7 Now they have known that all things that thou hast given me are of thee;
                  8 for the words e which thou hast given me I have given them, and they have received [them], and have known f truly that I came out from thee, and have believed that thou sentest me.

                  References for John 17:8

                    • ċ 17:8 - Rhema, the divine communications, see Note, v. 14.
                    • Č 17:8 - Objective knowledge.
                      9 I demand concerning them; I do not demand concerning the world, but concerning those whom thou hast given me, for they are thine,