John 14:1-5

Jesus Comforts His Disciples

1 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God[a] ; believe also in me.
2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you?
3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.
4 You know the way to the place where I am going.”

Jesus the Way to the Father

5 Thomas said to him, “Lord, we don’t know where you are going, so how can we know the way?”

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John 14:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.
ESV
1 "Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.
NLT
1 “Don’t let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God, and trust also in me.
MSG
1 "Don't let this throw you. You trust God, don't you? Trust me.
CSB
1 "Your heart must not be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in Me.

John 14:1-5 In-Context

1 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.
2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you?
3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.
4 You know the way to the place where I am going.”
5 Thomas said to him, “Lord, we don’t know where you are going, so how can we know the way?”
6 Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
7 If you really know me, you will know my Father as well. From now on, you do know him and have seen him.”
8 Philip said, “Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.”
9 Jesus answered: “Don’t you know me, Philip, even after I have been among you such a long time? Anyone who has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?

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