John 16:19-29 NAS

19 1Jesus knew that they wished to question Him, and He said to them, "Are you deliberating together about this, that I said, 'A little while, and you will not see Me, and again a little while, and you will see Me'?

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20 "Truly, truly, I say to you, that 2you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice; you will grieve, but 3your grief will be turned into joy.

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21 "4Whenever a woman is in labor she has apain, 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 bchild has been born into the world.

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    • Ĕ 16:21 - Lit "grief"
    • ĕ 16:21 - Lit "human being"
      22 "Therefore 5you too have grief now; but 6I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.

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      Prayer Promises

      23 "7In that day 8you will not question Me about anything. Truly, truly, I say to you, 9if you ask the Father for anything in My name, He will give it to you.

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      24 "10Until now you have asked for nothing in My name; ask and you will receive, so that your 11joy may be made full.

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      25 "These things I have spoken to you in c12figurative language; 13an hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in dfigurative language, but will tell you plainly of the Father.

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        • Ė 16:25 - Lit "proverbs;" or "figures of speech"
        • ė 16:25 - Lit "proverbs;" or "figures of speech"
          26 "14In that day 15you will ask in My name, and I do not say to you that I will request of the Father on your behalf;

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          27 for 16the Father Himself loves you, because you have loved Me and 17have believed that 18I came forth from the Father.

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          28 "19I came forth from the Father and have come into the world; I am leaving the world again and 20going to the Father."

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          29 His disciples said, "Lo, now You are speaking plainly and are not eusing 21a figure of speech.

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            • Ę 16:29 - Lit "saying a proverb"