John 16:20-22 NIV

20 I tell you the truth, you will weep and mourn1 while the world rejoices. You will grieve, but your grief will turn to joy.2

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21 A woman giving birth to a child has pain3 because her time has come; but when her baby is born she forgets the anguish because of her joy that a child is born into the world.

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22 So with you: Now is your time of grief,4 but I will see you again5 and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy.6

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