John 14:1-4 LEB

Jesus’ Farewell Discourse

1 "Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.

References for John 14:1

    • a 14:1 - Or simply "Believe"; the verb form can be either indicative (e.g., KJV, NAB, NLT) or imperative (e.g., NIV, NRSV, ESV)
    • b 14:1 - Like the previous verb "believe" this form could also be either indicative or imperative, though most English versions regard it as imperative
      2 In my Father's house there are many dwelling places; but if not, I would have told you, because I am going away to prepare a place for you.

      References for John 14:2

        • c 14:2 - A large number of manuscripts, many of them later, lack "because"
          3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to myself, so that where I am, you may be also.
          4 And you know the way where I am going."