John 14:1-14 NIV

Jesus Comforts His Disciples

1 "Do not let your hearts be troubled.1 Trust2 in Goda;3 trust also in me.

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    • a 14:1 - Or "You trust in God"
      2 In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there4 to prepare a place for you.

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      3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back5 and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.6

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          4 You know the way to the place where I am going."

          Jesus the Way to the Father

          5 Thomas7 said to him, "Lord, we don't know where you are going, so how can we know the way?"

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          6 Jesus answered, "I am8 the way9 and the truth10 and the life.11 No one comes to the Father except through me.12

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          7 If you really knew me, you would knowb my Father as well.13 From now on, you do know him and have seen him."

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            • b 14:7 - Some early manuscripts "If you really have known me, you will know"
              8 Philip14 said, "Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us."

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              9 Jesus answered: "Don't you know me, Philip, even after I have been among you such a long time? Anyone who has seen me has seen the Father.15 How can you say, 'Show us the Father'?

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              10 Don't you believe that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me?16 The words I say to you are not just my own.17 Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing his work.

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                  11 Believe me when I say that I am in the Father and the Father is in me; or at least believe on the evidence of the miracles themselves.18

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                  12 I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith19 in me will do what I have been doing.20 He will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.

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                  13 And I will do whatever you ask21 in my name, so that the Son may bring glory to the Father.

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                  14 You may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it.