John 13:3

3 Jesus, knowing 1that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that 2he had come from God and 3was going back to God,

John 13:3 In-Context

1 Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end.
2 During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him,
3 Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going back to God,
4 rose from supper. He laid aside his outer garments, and taking a towel, tied it around his waist.
5 Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples' feet and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around him.

Cross References 3

  • 1. See John 17:2; Matthew 11:27; Revelation 2:27
  • 2. John 8:42; John 16:28
  • 3. See John 14:12
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