John 16:28-33 NIV

28 I came from the Father and entered the world; now I am leaving the world and going back to the Father."1

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      29 Then Jesus' disciples said, "Now you are speaking clearly and without figures of speech.2

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          30 Now we can see that you know all things and that you do not even need to have anyone ask you questions. This makes us believe3 that you came from God."4

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          31 "You believe at last!"a Jesus answered.

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            • b 16:31 - Or ""Do you now believe?""
              32 "But a time is coming,5 and has come, when you will be scattered,6 each to his own home. You will leave me all alone.7 Yet I am not alone, for my Father is with me.8

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              33 "I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace.9 In this world you will have trouble.10 But take heart! I have overcome11 the world."

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