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John 16:21 NAS

21 "1Whenever a woman is in labor she has pain, because her hour has come; but when she gives birth to the child, she no longer remembers the anguish because of the joy that a child has been born into the world.

References for John 16:21

    • d 16:21 - Lit "grief"
    • e 16:21 - Lit "human being"

      Study tools for John 16:21

      • a 16:2 - Or "They will have you excommunicated"
      • b 16:4 - Or "will remember them, that I told you"
      • c 16:7 - Gr "Paracletos", one called alongside to help; or "Comforter, Advocate, Intercessor"
      • d 16:21 - Lit "grief"
      • e 16:21 - Lit "human being"
      • f 16:25 - Lit "proverbs;" or "figures of speech"
      • g 16:25 - Lit "proverbs;" or "figures of speech"
      • h 16:29 - Lit "saying a proverb"