John 17:1-12 NIV

Jesus Prays to Be Glorified

1 After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven and prayed: “Father, the hour has come. Glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you.

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2 For you granted him authority over all people that he might give eternal life to all those you have given him.

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3 Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.

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      4 I have brought you glory on earth by finishing the work you gave me to do.

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      5 And now, Father, glorify me in your presence with the glory I had with you before the world began.

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          Jesus Prays for His Disciples

          6 “I have revealed youato those whom you gave me out of the world. They were yours; you gave them to me and they have obeyed your word.

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            • ¢ 17:6 - Greek "your name"
              7 Now they know that everything you have given me comes from you.
              8 For I gave them the words you gave me and they accepted them. They knew with certainty that I came from you, and they believed that you sent me.

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                  9 I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those you have given me, for they are yours.

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                      10 All I have is yours, and all you have is mine. And glory has come to me through them.

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                      11 I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them by the power ofbyour name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one.

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                        • £ 17:11 - Or "Father, keep them faithful to"
                          12 While I was with them, I protected them and kept them safe bycthat name you gave me. None has been lost except the one doomed to destruction so that Scripture would be fulfilled.

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                            • ¤ 17:12 - Or "kept them faithful to"