for the prince of this cometh--with hostile intent, for a last grand attack, having failed in His first formidable assault ( Luke 4:1-13 ) from which he "departed [only] for a season" ( John 14:13 ). Let us copy the example of his love and obedience. Since He arose from the dead, He had the power to raise them from the dead. 11:25 the life. Yochanan 14:19 (OJB) We are to believe the revelation of God to man in Christ; for the works of the Redeemer show forth his own glory, and God in him. In a little while the world will no longer see me, but you will see me; because I live, you also will live. But when ( John 14:31 ) the repast was finished, the language of Christ assumed a loftier strain; the disciples, assembled around their Master, listened to the words of life, and seldom spoke a word (only John 16:17 John 16:29 ). (1-11) He further comforts his disciples. Though these words may be understood of a corporeal life, which they shall live after the resurrection; for though they die, they shall live again, and never die more; they shall not only live and reign with Christ a thousand years, but to all eternity. What does this verse really mean? Yet a little while and the world will see me no more, but you will see me. Because I live, ye shall live also - Because I am the living One in my Divine nature, and shall rise again in my human nature, and live for ever in heaven: therefore ye shall live the … KJ21. ἔτι μικρὸν καὶ ὁ κόσμος με οὐκέτι θεωρεῖ, ὑμεῖς δὲ θεωρεῖτέ με, ὅτι ἐγὼ ζῶ καὶ ὑμεῖς ζήσετε. 7. from henceforth--now, or from this time, understand. In John 14:6, Jesus answers Thomas and all of us: "I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life; no one comes to the Father except through Me" (v. 6). Because Ani Chai, so you will live also. The word your. So thou must leave me undevoured because I abide in Him, and live and suffer for His name's sake. The best evidence of our love to the Father is, our doing as he has commanded us. DISCOURSE AT THE TABLE, AFTER SUPPER. (quoted in Stier). But it is no transfer of our trust from its proper Object; it is but the concentration of our trust in the Unseen and Impalpable One upon His Own Incarnate Son, by which that trust, instead of the distant, unsteady, and too often cold and scarce real thing it otherwise is, acquires a conscious reality, warmth, and power, which makes all things new. John 14:19 (GW) I WILL COME AGAIN, AND WILL RECEIVE YOU TO MYSELF. 1. 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. --a spontaneous and irrepressible expression of the deep eagerness of His spirit to get into the conflict, and that if, as is likely, it was responded to somewhat too literally by the guests who hung on His lips, in the way of a movement to depart, a wave of His hand, would be enough to show that He had yet more to say ere they broke up; and that disciple, whose pen was dipped in a love to his Master which made their movements of small consequence save when essential to the illustration of His words, would record this little outburst of the Lamb hastening to the slaughter, in the very midst of His lofty discourse; while the effect of it, if any, upon His hearers, as of no consequence, would naturally enough be passed over. not Iscariot--Beautiful parenthesis this! Because I live, ye shall live also. Some people's promises. Those only that see Christ with an eye of faith, shall see him for ever: the world sees him no more till his second coming; but his disciples have communion with him in his absence. 19 Before long, the world will not see me anymore, but you will see me. I will come again and receive you unto myself--strictly, at His Personal appearing; but in a secondary and comforting sense, to each individually. "Knowest thou not," said Luther to the King of Terrors, "that thou didst devour the Lord Christ, but wert obliged to give Him back, and wert devoured of Him? Indeed [as one in STIER says], we never read of Iscariot that he entered in any way into his Master's words, or ever put a question even of rash curiosity (though it may be he did, but that nothing from him was deemed fit for immortality in the Gospels but his name and treason)." Christ will be the Finisher of that of which he is the Author or Beginner; if he have prepared the place for us, he will prepare us for it. When this was spoken, Jesus had not yet died, so He had not yet been resurrected and glorified. Yet a little while, and the world will see me no more, but you will see me; because I live, you will live also. Yet a little while, and the world will see me no more; but you will see me. I will come certainly at the end of time. Verses 18-24 Christ promises that he would continue his care of his disciples. John 14:19 (NIV) In a little while the world will not see me anymore, but you will see me. There is no reason to believe that He was invisible to the world as a spirit would be. Upon reflection, I was able to better articulate just what was troubling me about this passage of Scripture. In all the lists he is one of the last of the groups of fours, into which they are divided, and which were evidently arranged according to their spiritual nearness to the Master. Room in His Father’s House. There are many mansions, for there are many sons to be brought to glory. Because Ani Chai, so you will live also. Because I live, you will live too. not as the world giveth--in contrast with the world, He gives sincerely, substantially, eternally. It's all or nothing. Let us rejoice in the Saviour's victories over Satan the prince of this world. John 14:19 (TYN) Yet a little while and the world seeth me no more. Because I live, you also will live. Noël is “Christmas” in French. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I said, I go unto the Father, for my Father is greater than I--These words, which Arians and Socinians perpetually quote as triumphant evidence against the proper Divinity of Christ, really yield no intelligible sense on their principles. ASV. "Before long, the world will not see me anymore. 18 I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you. Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me: because I live , ye shall live also. . I go to prepare a place for you--to obtain for you a right to be there, and to possess your "place.". You will continue to see me by the eye of faith as still your gracious Saviour and Friend. (quoted in STIER). believe also in me--that is, Have the same trust in Me. He is the Life, by whose life-giving Spirit the dead in sin are quickened. John 14:19 (NRS) 26 But the # Gr Paracletos, one called alongside to help. The peace of God widely differs from that of Pharisees or hypocrites, as is shown by its humbling and holy effects. It is a further act of grace, that they should know it, and have the comfort of it. Because I live, you will live also. He is the Resurrection and the Life. Because I live, you too will live. This "Advocate" will come to teach and remind people about Jesus, for it comes in Jesus' name. It is a parting word, but of richest import, the customary "peace" of a parting friend sublimed and transfigured. Thomas saith, Lord, we know not whither thou guest . A little time longer, and the world will see me no more; but you will see me; and you will be living because I am living. Salem Media Group. "He who can regard all the personal expressions, applied to the Spirit in these three chapters ('teaching,' 'reminding,' 'testifying,' 'coming,' 'convincing,' 'guiding,' 'speaking,' 'hearing,' 'prophesying,' 'taking') as being no other than a long drawn-out figure, deserves not to be recognized even as an interpreter of intelligible words, much less an expositor of Holy Scripture" [STIER]. Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one. "After a little while the world will no longer see Me, but you will see Me; because I live, you will live also. 8:19 If you had known me, you would have # 1 John 2:13, 14 known my Father also. Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me: because I live, ye shall live also. John 14:19 . As "the Prince of Peace" ( Isaiah 9:6 ) He brought it into flesh, carried it about in His Own Person ("My peace") died to make it ours, left it as the heritage of His disciples upon earth, implants and maintains it by His Spirit in their hearts. John 14:19 Context. Because I live, you too will live. . To all the saints, the Spirit of grace is given to be a remembrancer, and to him, by faith and prayer, we should commit the keeping of what we hear and know. "After a little while the world will no longer see Me, but you will see Me; because I live, you will live also. John 14:15-18. Jesus promised the Holy Spirit would come (John 14:16), but noted that unbelievers would neither see nor know Him (John 14:17). [⇑ See verse text ⇑] "The world," in these contexts, means the unbelieving and fallen human condition. . John 14:19 (JUB) ἔτι μικρὸν καὶ ὁ κόσμος με οὐκέτι θεωρεῖ, ὑμεῖς δὲ θεωρεῖτέ με, ὅτι ἐγὼ ζῶ καὶ ὑμεῖς ζήσετε. You will live because I live. Thus, the Spirit was not yet given either. There then follows a second word for their troubled hearts. And this grand saying Jesus uttered with death immediately in view. Yet a little and the world sees me no longer; but ye see me; because I live ye also shall live. THE FAREWELL DISCOURSE In chapter 13, Jesus gathered the disciples together in the Upper Room for the Passover meal. AMP. Christ's disciples, more than others, should keep their minds quiet, when everything else is unquiet. I am going to prepare a place for you. i. John 14:19 (GNT) Nor can any man draw nigh God as a Father, who is not quickened by Him as the Life, and taught by Him as the Truth, to come by Him as the Way. Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for John 14:19 ← Back to Chuck Smith's Bio & Resources "BECAUSE I LIVE, YE SHALL LIVE ALSO." I. I will come speedily to you at my resurrection. In my Father's house are many mansions--and so room for all, and a place for each. Because I live, you also will live. Its proper sense is an "advocate," "patron," "helper." Yet a little time and the Olam Hazeh no longer sees me, but you see me. Jesus Comforts His Disciples - “Do not let your hearts be troubled. But while we should not limit monai to mean only heaven, neither should we dismiss heaven as one of its meanings: JOHN 14:2b-3. me--His bodily presence, being all the sight of Him which "the world" ever had, or was capable of, it "beheld Him no more" after His departure to the Father; but by the coming of the Spirit, the presence of Christ was not only continued to His spiritually enlightened disciples, but rendered far more efficacious and blissful than His bodily presence had been before the Spirit's coming. Be not cast down and disquieted. Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me: because I live, ye shall live also. That the life of the Christian depends on that of Christ. C. Christ has never broken any promise. Because I live, ye shall live also. Moreover, a considerable portion of these sublime communications surpassed the point of view to which the disciples had at that time attained; hence the Redeemer frequently repeats the same sentiments in order to impress them more deeply upon their minds, and, because of what they still did not understand, points them to the Holy Spirit, who would remind them of all His sayings, and lead them into all truth ( John 14:26 )" [OLSHAUSEN]. But that the world may know that I love the Father, &c.--The sense must be completed thus: "But to the Prince of the world, though he has nothing in Me, I shall yield Myself up even unto death, that the world may know that I love and obey the Father, whose commandment it is that I give My life a ransom for many." and hath nothing in me--nothing of His own--nothing to fasten on. John 14:19 (TMB) 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? All that His heart, glowing with love, had still to say to His friends, was compressed into this short season. Christ is "THE WAY" to the Father--"no man cometh unto the Father but by Me"; He is "THE TRUTH" of all we find in the Father when we get to Him, "For in Him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily" ( Colossians 2:9 ), and He is all "THE LIFE" that shall ever flow to us and bless us from the Godhead thus approached and thus manifested in Him--"this is the true God and eternal life" ( 1 John 5:20 ). The surest evidence of our love to Christ is, obedience to the laws of Christ. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. (Compare Luke 24:5 , Revelation 1:18 , "the Living One"). In just a little while the world will no longer see me, but you're going to see me because I am alive and you're about to come alive. They wanted to hear him say, “I’m not going.” John 14:19. I am not … Finally, noel can also refer to a Christmas carol. John 14:19 (HNV) John 14:19 is before us: Yet a little while and the world beholds me no more. The word used here, signifies an advocate, counsellor, monitor, and comforter. that will I do--as Head and Lord of the kingdom of God. the Jews: As used in the Gospel of John, this term conveys different meanings, depending on the context. 1:14, 17; [1 John 5:20] the truth, and # See ch. There is only one law of life, and that law uniform, whatever the manifestation. John 14:19: "and the world seeth me no more; but ye see me" -- When He returns to them in a little while, the world will not see him, but His disciples will see Him. 23. we will come and make our abode with him--Astonishing statement! John 14:19 (YLT) Since I live, you also will live. John 14:19 (CJB) Let not your heart be troubled, &c.--What myriads of souls have not these opening words cheered, in deepest gloom, since first they were uttered! John 14:19. John 14:19 (NRSA) Peace is put for all good, and Christ has left us all that is really and truly good, all the promised good; peace of mind from our justification before God. Jesus began by washing the disciples' (Compare Leviticus 26:11 Leviticus 26:12 , Ezekiel 37:26 Ezekiel 37:27 , 2 Corinthians 6:16 ; and contrast Jeremiah 14:8 ). Yet a little while and the world seeth Me no more, but ye see Me. Four facts support Jesus’ claim to be true and righteo… Yet a little while and the world seeth Me no more, but ye see Me. (12-17) He still further comforts his disciples. A little time longer, and the world will see me no more; but you will see me; and you will be living because I am living. In the Koine Greek, the language of the New Testament, there are different words that are translated “love.” Agape is the kind of love that is perfect and pure; selfless and active. . JOHN 14:19. John 17:11-19 The Word of God . Observe the prospect Christ had of an approaching conflict, not only with men, but with the powers of darkness. I shall live with my Lord Christ, since I know and believe that He liveth!" The French noël comes from the Latin natalis, meaning birthday. John 14:19 (NLT) ask in my name--as Mediator. Verses 28-31 Christ raises the expectations of his disciples to something beyond what they thought was their greatest happiness. But you will see me. Yet a little, and the world seeth not now me [Yet a little, and the world seeth not me now]; but ye shall see me, for I live, and ye shall live. 25, 26. he shall teach you all things, and bring all to . These privileges are confined to those whose faith worketh by love, and whose love to Jesus leads them to keep his commandments. I must confess that I have had a difficult time with this text as I have been concentrating on it this past week. John 14:19 (KJVA) 18-20. that he may abide with you for ever--never go away, as Jesus was going to do in the body. * [ 21:11 ] The exact number 153 is probably meant to have a symbolic meaning in relation to the apostles’ universal mission; Jerome claims that Greek zoologists catalogued 153 species of fish. This is a wonderful promise and a life-giving command. John 14:19 (NAS) All rights reserved. I shall live with my Lord Christ, since I know and believe that He liveth!" Wesley's John 14:19 Bible Commentary 14:19 But ye see me - That is, ye shall certainly see me. Because I live, you will live also. 1. Yet a little while and the world will see me no more, but you will see me. Compare the saying in John 5:17 , for which the Jews took up stones to stone Him, as "making himself equal with God" ( John 14:18 ). In that statement, Jesus tied together the ideas of love and obedience. Here is the remedy against this trouble of mind, "Believe." Because I live, you also will live. Also, as Leon Morris points out (The Gospel of John[Eerdmans], p. 406, n. 39), in the only other places in John where a person is said to be “true,” it is used of God (3:33; 8:26). These mysteries will be fully known in heaven. “ Hereafter I will not talk much with you: for the prince of this world cometh, and hath nothing in me. Note well the condition for receiving this gift: We must keep His commandments. If so, we think our Evangelist would have mentioned it: see John 18:1 , which seems clearly to intimate that they then only left the upper room. In a little while the world will no longer see me, but you will see me; because I live, you also will live. By Christ, as the Way, our prayers go to God, and his blessings come to us; this is the Way that leads to rest, the good old Way. Hereafter I will not talk much with you--"I have a little more to say, but My work hastens apace, and the approach of the adversary will cut it short." John 14:19 (NKJV) of Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you--If John 14:25 John 14:26 sounded like a note of preparation for drawing the discourse to a close, this would sound like a farewell. Yet a little while and the world seeth Me no more, but ye see Me. Because I live, you will live too. 27. 21. . Soon the world will no longer see me, but you will see me. Analysis Jesus tells the disciples that he will send them the Holy Spirit to teach and remind them. John 14:19 (DBY) John 14:19 (RSVA) Because I live, ye shall believe also: Christ lives as God, as man, and as Mediator: as God, he lives the same life his Father does, partaking of the same nature, and possessing the same perfections; so he lived from everlasting, and will live to everlasting; as man, he lived first a private, and then a public life, attended with meanness, reproaches, sorrows, and sufferings; a life which was filled up with acts of devotion and piety to God, and with doing good to the bodies and souls of men; he lived in all obedience to the law of God, and at last endured the penalty of that law, in the room and stead of his people; when his life was taken away for a while, and then taken up by him again; and now, as man, he lives, and lives for evermore. He would abide with the disciples to the end of time; his gifts and graces would encourage their hearts. John 14:19 . B. 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