John 16:27

27 For the Father Himself loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came from God. [a]

John 16:27 In-Context

25 "I have spoken these things to you in figures of speech. A time is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures, but I will tell you plainly about the Father.
26 In that day you will ask in My name. I am not telling you that I will make requests to the Father on your behalf.
27 For the Father Himself loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came from God.
28 I came from the Father and have come into the world. Again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father."
29 "Ah!" His disciples said. "Now You're speaking plainly and not using any figurative language.

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Other mss read from the Father
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