John 14:5-14

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?”
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[a] 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’?
10 Don’t you believe that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me? The words I say to you I do not speak on my own authority. Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing his work.
11 Believe me when I say that I am in the Father and the Father is in me; or at least believe on the evidence of the works themselves.
12 Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
13 And I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
14 You may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it.

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Cross References 15

  • 1. S John 11:16
  • 2. S John 6:35
  • 3. John 10:9; Ephesians 2:18; Hebrews 10:20
  • 4. John 1:14
  • 5. S John 1:4; John 11:25
  • 6. Acts 4:12
  • 7. John 1:18; S 1 John 2:23; John 8:19
  • 8. S John 1:43
  • 9. Isaiah 9:6; John 1:14; John 12:45; 2 Corinthians 4:4; Philippians 2:6; Colossians 1:15; Hebrews 1:3
  • 10. ver 11,20; John 10:38; John 17:21
  • 11. S ver 24; John 5:19
  • 12. John 5:36; John 10:38
  • 13. Matthew 21:21
  • 14. Luke 10:17
  • 15. S Matthew 7:7

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Some manuscripts "If you really knew me, you would know"
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